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

Learn English by Lessons

 

View All Lessons >

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.

Idioms:

  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.