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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.

Idioms:

  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.