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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.