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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )