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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.

Idioms:

  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.