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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.

Idioms:

  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )