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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.

Idioms:

  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.