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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.