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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.