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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )