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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.