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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.