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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.