"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.