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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.

Bangla to English Expressions (Translations):

  • তোমার নিয়মিত দাঁত ব্রাশ করা উচিত - You'd better brush your teeth regularly
  • কুলু-কুলু শব্দে নদী বয়ে যায় - The river flows with a murmur
  • শুনে খুশি হলাম - I’m glad to hear that
  • দয়া করে আরেকটু ধীরে কথা বলবেন? - Could you speak a little more slowly, please?
  • যে কেউ গেলেই হলো - It will be quite enough if somebody goes
  • তালি দিন। - Put/keep your hands together. Or Get a hand. Or give a big hand.