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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.