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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.

Idioms:

  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.