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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.

Idioms:

  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.