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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.

Idioms:

  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.