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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )