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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.