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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.