"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.

Bangla to English Expressions (Translations):

  • I am sick of sitting idle - বসে-বসে আর ভাল লাগে না
  • The girl is coming with a glaringly white dress on - ধবধবে সাদা পোশাক পরে মেয়েটি আাসছে
  • I feel very lonely - বড় একা-একা লাগছে
  • Why do you look blank at me? - আমার দিকে ফ্যালফ্যাল করে চেয়ে আছ কেন?
  • He is no more (dead) - তিনি আর নেই
  • Do not go about aimlessly like a vagabond - টো-টো করে বেড়িও না