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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )