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Appropriate Preposition:

  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.