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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.

Idioms:

  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.