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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.

Idioms:

  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.