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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.