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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.