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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.

Idioms:

  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.