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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.

Idioms:

  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.