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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.