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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.

Idioms:

  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.