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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.