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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.

Idioms:

  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.

Bangla to English Expressions (Translations):

  • তোমার দিনটি সুন্দর হোক - Have a nice day
  • যোগ্যতা থাকা সত্ত্বেও সে চাকরিটা পেল না - In spite of his having all the qualification, he did not get a job. / He had all the qualification. Yet he did not get a job. / In spite of having merits, the boy couldn’t pass
  • চলো পড়াশুনা করি - Let’s study
  • খুবই দুঃখিত। - Truly/badly sorry.
  • আমি দাওয়াত খেতে গিয়ে অসুস্থ হয়ে পরেছিলাম - I got sick while at the party/invitation
  • আমি ৩ দিন থাকবো - I am going to stay for 3 days