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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.

Idioms:

  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )