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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.