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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.

Idioms:

  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.