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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.

Idioms:

  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.