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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.

Idioms:

  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.