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Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Aware of ( সচেতন ) Man should aware of the danger of environment pollution.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.

Bangla to English Expressions (Translations):

  • তোমার কথা গুরুত্বহীন। - It sounds odd/ worthless.
  • টাকা পরিশোধের জায়গা ওখানে - The cash tills are over there
  • অবশ্যই, এটা ঠিক আছে - Sure, that's ok
  • ফি (কতো খরচ দিতে হবে) কতো? - How much is the fee?
  • কে তুই? - Who the hell are you?
  • দু-একদিনের মধ্যেই বা ভেতরেই বইটি বের হবে - The book will come out in a day or two.