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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.