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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )