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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Interfere in ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) Do not interfere in my job.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.