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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home