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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.