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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.