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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.