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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Aware of ( সচেতন ) Man should aware of the danger of environment pollution.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.

Idioms:

  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.