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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.

Idioms:

  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.