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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Attach to ( জুড়ে দেওয়া ) Attach this file to the email.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.