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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.