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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • 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):

  • আমি অবশ্যই বুঝতে পারবো - I can definitely understand
  • পাগড়ি বাঁধা - To put on a turban
  • পরনিন্দা বন্ধ কর। - Stop speaking ill of others.
  • তোমাকে আমার বিশেষ কিছু দেখাবার আছে - I have something special to show you
  • কিছু মনে করবেন না। - Never mind/ Don’t mind.
  • আমি আজকে উঠি। - Should I leave today?