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Appropriate Preposition:

  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.