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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.


  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )