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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.

Idioms:

  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.