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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.

Idioms:

  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.