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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.