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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.