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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.