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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.