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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.