"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 for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.

Idioms:

  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )