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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.

Idioms:

  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.