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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.