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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.