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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.