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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.

Idioms:

  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )