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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.

Idioms:

  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.