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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.

Idioms:

  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.