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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.