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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.