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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.

Idioms:

  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )