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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.

Idioms:

  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide