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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.

Idioms:

  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.