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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.

Idioms:

  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.