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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.