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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?