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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.