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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.