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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.

Idioms:

  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.