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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.


  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )