"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.

Idioms:

  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.