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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.