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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.

Bangla to English Expressions (Translations):

  • I shall come another day - আমি আর এক দিন আসব
  • I feel very lonely - বড় একা-একা লাগছে
  • The fish is gasping for breath - মাছটি ধড়ফড় করছে
  • What have you got for dinner? - রাতের খাবারের জন্য কি কি হয়েছে?
  • Please accept my thanks - আমার ধন্যবাদ গ্রহণ করুন
  • Only your real friends tell you when your face is dirty. -