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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.

Idioms:

  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.