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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home