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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.

Idioms:

  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.