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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.