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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Interfere with ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Do not interfere with me in my business.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.