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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.

Idioms:

  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )