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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.