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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.