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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.


  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.