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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.

Idioms:

  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.