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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.

Idioms:

  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.

Bangla to English Expressions (Translations):

  • আমারও একই মত/ আমিও তাই মনে করি। - I have the same opinion/ I think so.
  • কথা এই যে তাকে বাড়ি থেকে তাড়িয়ে দেওয়া হয়েছে - The thing is that he has been turned out of the house
  • একটু অপেক্ষা কর - Wait a bit
  • এটা খুবই নগণ্য একটি জিনিস। কিন্তু আমি আশা করছি তুমি এটি পছন্দ করবে - It's only something small, but I hope you like it
  • চলুন, শুরু করা যাক - Let’s get the ball rolling
  • তোমাকে আমার কিছু বলার আছে - I have something to tell you