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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.

Idioms:

  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.