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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.