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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.

Idioms:

  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.