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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.

Idioms:

  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.