"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.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.

Idioms:

  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.