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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.