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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )