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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.

Idioms:

  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.