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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.