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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.