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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.