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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.