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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.

Idioms:

  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.