"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.