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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.

Idioms:

  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.