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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.