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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.


  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.