"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.