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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.