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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.


  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather