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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.

Idioms:

  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )