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Elegy Vs Eulogy


Elegy শব্দটি একটি noun.

Meaning as a noun:

একটি দুঃখের গান বা কবিতা, বিশেষতঃ যা এমন কোন ব্যক্তিকে স্মরণ করে যে আর এই পৃথিবীতে নেই অথবা অতীতের কোন ঘটনাকে স্মরণ করে।

A sad song or poem, especially which remembers a person who is no more on this earth or any event of the past.


  • Everyone was sad after listening to elegy. (প্রত্যেকে দুঃখের কবিতাটি শুনে দুঃখিত হলো।)
  • The renowned lyricist has written an elegy remembering the old events of his life.
  • The singer sang an elegy at the end of the program.
  • The actor recited an elegy and everyone was touched after listening to it.
  • The poet has written the elegy so deeply that it touched everyone’s heart.
  • What a heart touching elegy it is!



Eulogy শব্দটিও একটি noun.

Meaning as a noun:

কারওর অন্ত্যেষ্টিক্রিয়ায় পেশকৃত প্রশংসা বাণী।

Speech of praise delivered at someone’s funeral.


  • Are you sure that she will be able to deliver a eulogy? (তুমি কি নিশ্চিত যে সে অন্ত্যেষ্টিক্রিয়ায় প্রশংসা বাণী পেশ করতে পারবে?)
  • The daughter delivered a eulogy at her father’s death.
  • The chairman of the company was asked to deliver a eulogy at his brother’s funeral.
  • The prime minister delivered a eulogy at the funeral of a senior leader of the country.
  • The son was not at a mental state to deliver a eulogy at his father’s funeral.
  • The daughter was asked to deliver a eulogy at her father’s funeral but she cried her heart out and failed to do so.




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