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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.

Bangla to English Expressions (Translations):

  • অবশ্যই, আমি কিছু মনে করবো না - Sure, I wouldn't mind
  • আপনার কাছে সফলতার সংজ্ঞা কি? - What does success mean to you?
  • লোকটা মরতে-মরতে বেঁচে গেল - The man had a narrow escape or escaped by the skin of his teeth
  • send word to him at once - তাকে অবিলম্বে সংবাদ দাও
  • আমার মুখ বাবার মুখের মত দেখতে - My face resembles my fathers
  • সে ভেবে ভেবে দড়ি হয়েছে - He has been reduced to a skeleton through anxiety ; He has worn himself out by worries