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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )