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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.