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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.


  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.