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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Interfere with ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Do not interfere with me in my business.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.