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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.

Idioms:

  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.