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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.

Idioms:

  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.