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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.