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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.

Idioms:

  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )