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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.


  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.