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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.

Idioms:

  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.