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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • 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.