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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.

Idioms:

  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.