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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.


  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.