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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.