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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Attach to ( জুড়ে দেওয়া ) Attach this file to the email.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.