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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • 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.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.

Idioms:

  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.