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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.

Idioms:

  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.