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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Interfere in ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) Do not interfere in my job.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.