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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.