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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.

Idioms:

  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.