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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.