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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.