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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.

Bangla to English Expressions (Translations):

  • যদি সময় পাওয়া যায়, আমরা আরো দেখবো... - If time allows, we will also cover …
  • আপনি কি এখানে ছুটি কাটাতে এসেছেন? - Are you on vacation here?
  • সে ভাতও খেল, রুটিও খেল - He ate both rice and bread
  • আর কি কিছু আছে? - Will there be anything else?
  • হঠাৎ যে/ কি আশ্চার্য! - What a surprise!
  • এতে কতটা সময় লাগবে? - How much time will take it?