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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.