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

Click n Type

Browse Bengali to English dictionary



View all >
In order to succeed, we must first believe that we can. - Nikos Kazantzakis
Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten. - Neil Gaiman, Coraline
More Quotation

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.

Bangla to English Expressions (Translations):

  • আপনি কোথায় ইন্টার্নশিপ করেছেন? - Did you do any internships?
  • শুভ বিকাল। আমি কি আমার পরিচয় দিতে পারি? আমার নাম জন - Good afternoon. May I introduce myself? My name is John
  • তোমার কথা ঠিক লেগে গেছে - your word has come true
  • সকলকে সমানভাবে প্রশংসা করতে গেলে কাউকেই প্রশংসা করা হয় না - Praising all alike is praising none
  • আমার মনে হয় সে মিথ্যা বলছিল - I guess he was lying
  • সে-ই তলে তলে সব করাচ্ছে - He is at bottom of all these things; It is he who is pulling the wires from behind.