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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.

Idioms:

  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.