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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.