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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.