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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.

Idioms:

  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )