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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.