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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.

Idioms:

  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.