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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake