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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.