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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.


  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.