"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 to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.