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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake