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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.

Idioms:

  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.