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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.