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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.


  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.