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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).

Idioms:

  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.