"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Aware of ( সচেতন ) Man should aware of the danger of environment pollution.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )