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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.

Idioms:

  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.