"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.