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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.


  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.