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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.

Idioms:

  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.

Bangla to English Expressions (Translations):

  • খেলাটা সমান সমান হল - The game ended in a draw
  • কোন বিষয় কেউ কাউকে ভাল বলার জবাবে। - Oh thanks. It’s kind of you to say so.
  • তুমি একটুও বদলাও নি - You have not change a bit
  • He cursed me to my face - সে মুখের ওপর আমায় গালাগাল দিল
  • এটি কি একেবারে সঠিক নাম / নাম্বার? - Is that definitely the right name/number?
  • কেমন যাচ্ছে তোমার? - How are things (with you)?