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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.