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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.