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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )