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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.

Idioms:

  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.