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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.

Idioms:

  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.