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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.