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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.