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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.