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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.

Idioms:

  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.