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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.