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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.

Idioms:

  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.

Bangla to English Expressions (Translations):

  • উহ আচ্ছা বুঝছি। - Oh I see.
  • আপনি কোন ধরনের চাকরি খুজছেন? - What type of jobs are you looking for?
  • আমি তোমার কথা (পরামর্শ) মতো কাজে নিজেকে নিযুক্ত করেছি - I took your advice, and I got myself engaged
  • আমি একজন ভালো রাঁধুনে - I am a good cook
  • ১২টা বাজে যাওয়ার সময় - Check out is at 12:00 PM
  • আমতা-আমতা কর কেন? - Why do you hum and haw?