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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.