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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.