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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.

Idioms:

  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.