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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.


  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.