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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.

Idioms:

  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.