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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.


  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.