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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.