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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.