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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.