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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.

Idioms:

  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.