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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Deal with ( ব্যবহার করা ) He deals well with the customers.

Idioms:

  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.