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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.