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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.

Idioms:

  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.