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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )