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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.