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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.

Idioms:

  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.