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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.

Idioms:

  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )