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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.

Idioms:

  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.