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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.

Idioms:

  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.