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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.

Idioms:

  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.

Bangla to English Expressions (Translations):

  • মনে হয় রোগী মারা যাবে - I am afraid the patient will die
  • আমারও তাই মনে হয় - It seems to me, as well
  • আমি কঠোর পরিশ্রম করতে অভ্যস্ত - I am used to working hard
  • আমার স্থানটা ত্যাগ করা দরকার - I need to leave the place
  • তুমি বরং ডাক্তার ডাক - You had better call in a doctor
  • তার বয়স ৪০বছর, এখনো সে অবিবাহিত - He is 40 years old, and he is still unmarried