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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.

Idioms:

  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.