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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.