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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.