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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.

Idioms:

  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )