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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.