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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.

Idioms:

  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.