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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.

Idioms:

  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.