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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.