"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.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.

Idioms:

  • 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.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.