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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.