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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment

Idioms:

  • 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
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.