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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.


  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.