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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )