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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.