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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )