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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family