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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.