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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.

Idioms:

  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.