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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.