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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.

Idioms:

  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.