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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.