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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.


  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.