"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )