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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.

Idioms:

  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.