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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.