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Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )

Bangla to English Expressions (Translations):

  • আমি কি একটি রুম সংরক্ষণ করতে পারি? - Can I reserve a room?
  • সে তো খোকা - He is but a baby
  • আমি কি আপনার নামটা জানতে পারি? - May I know your name, please?
  • আপনাদের ভাড়া কতো? - what are your rates?
  • ও সব বাজে কথা - That's all nonsense
  • আমি কি ছয় নাম্বার সাইজে দেখতে পারি? - Can I get this in a size six?