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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.