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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.