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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.

Idioms:

  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )