"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.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.

Idioms:

  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.