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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.