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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.