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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.