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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.


  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )