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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home