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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.