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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.

Idioms:

  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )