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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.


  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.