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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.