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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.