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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.