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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.