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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.