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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.

Idioms:

  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )