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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.