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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.