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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.