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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )