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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.

Idioms:

  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )