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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.