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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.

Idioms:

  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.