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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.

Idioms:

  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist