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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.


  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )