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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.

Idioms:

  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.