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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.

Idioms:

  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.