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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.