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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.

Idioms:

  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.