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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.


  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.