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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.