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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.

Idioms:

  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.