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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.