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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel