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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.

Bangla to English Expressions (Translations):

  • আপনি কি বুঝাতে চাচ্ছেন যে...? - Do you mean that …?
  • একেবারে শেষ মুহূর্তে আমরা নিউইয়র্কের বিমানে আসন সংরক্ষণ করতে পেরেছিলাম - We were able to book a flight to New York at the last minute
  • দয়া করে তুমি আমাকে তোমার কলমটি দেবে? - Would you please give me your pen?
  • এটা হতেই পারে না - It can’t be so
  • - Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.
  • কেমন যাচ্ছে আপনার? - How have you been keeping?