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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.

Idioms:

  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.