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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.