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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.