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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.