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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.