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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather