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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )