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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )