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

Click n Type

Browse Bengali to Bengali dictionary



Browse all

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.

Bangla to English Expressions (Translations):

  • সে এবারও পরীক্ষা দেবে না - He will not appear at he examination even this year
  • আমি প্রায় ভুলেই গেয়েছি বলতে যে... - I almost forgot to mention….
  • আমি অবশ্যই বুঝতে পারবো - I can definitely understand
  • ঘরটি আমাদের জন্য নিতান্তই ছোট - The room is much too small for us
  • একটু প্রসঙ্গ পাল্টে বলা যাক। - To get off the topic for a moment.
  • তাই তো কথা! - That’s the question!