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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.