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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Interfere in ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) Do not interfere in my job.

Idioms:

  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.