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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.