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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.

Idioms:

  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )

Bangla to English Expressions (Translations):

  • শক্ত হও - Stay strong
  • আমি কি তোমার বই পেতে পারি? - Can I have your book?
  • কি পরিতাপের কথা! - What is pity! How sad!
  • নিজেকে কি ভাবো তুমি? - What do you think you are?
  • এটা আপনার মাহাত্ম্য। - It’s so great of you.
  • কি দারুণ/ কি সুন্দর। - How fine / nice!