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Appropriate Preposition:

  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.