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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.