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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.