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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.


  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.