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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.

Idioms:

  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.