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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.