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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.


  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • 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.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )