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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.