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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.