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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.