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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.