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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.