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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.