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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.