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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story