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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.