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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Aware of ( সচেতন ) Man should aware of the danger of environment pollution.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.