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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.

Bangla to English Expressions (Translations):

  • বোকামী করো না! - Don’t be silly!
  • সত্যি কথা বলতে কি? - To tell you the truth/Truly speaking
  • তুমি আমাকে আটকে দিয়েছ (কথার প্যাঁচে আটকানো) - You got me there
  • দয়া করে এখন আসুন। - Please be here.
  • আজকের বৈঠকের বিষয় হলো... - The topic of today’s meeting is…
  • তার সর্দি লেগেছে - He has caught cold