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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.