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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.