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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.


  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.