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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.