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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.