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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.

Idioms:

  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.