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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.