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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Deal with ( ব্যবহার করা ) He deals well with the customers.
  • Attach to ( জুড়ে দেওয়া ) Attach this file to the email.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home