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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.