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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )