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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.

Idioms:

  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.