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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.