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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.

Idioms:

  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.