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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.


  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )