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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.

Idioms:

  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.