By Harry Collis
This choice of whimsically illustrated cartoons, dialogues, and narrative is especially designed to boost American English comprehension and pronunciation talents
Read Online or Download 101 American English Idioms: Understanding and Speaking English Like an American PDF
Similar dictionaries books
The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium is a three-volume, accomplished dictionary of Byzantine civilization. the 1st source of its sort within the box, it beneficial properties over 5,000 entries written via a world staff of eminent Byzantinists masking all elements of existence within the Byzantine international. in line with Alexander Kazhdan, editor-in-chief of the Dictionary: "Entries on patriarchy and emperors will coexist with entries on surgical procedure and musical tools.
The Routledge Spanish Bilingual Dictionary of Psychology and Psychiatry includes over 100,000 entries making this the main entire and up to date dictionary of its variety. The Dictionary offers concise, complete and present assurance of each note or word utilized in the research and perform of psychiatry and psychology.
The second one version of rising applied sciences in foodstuff Processing offers crucial, authoritative, and whole literature and learn facts from the earlier ten years. it's a entire source delivering the most recent technological strategies in foodstuff processing at the present time, and comprises important info in examine and improvement for the nutrition processing undefined.
- The call center dictionary: the complete guide to call center & customer support technology solutions
- McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms
- Vocabulary: Media and Marketplace Words
- International Dictionary of Adult and Continuing Education
- Barrelhouse Words: A Blues Dialect Dictionary
- Dictionary of 1000 Jewish Proverbs
Additional info for 101 American English Idioms: Understanding and Speaking English Like an American
Maybe it was difficult for your dad to give you the money—but then, he knows that it's for a good cause. 45 Jump the Gun (to be hasty) Denise was planning on telling her grandparents that the doctor said she was going to have twins, but when her dad found out he jumped the gun and told them before Denise could say a word. He was so excited that he became hasty and revealed the news before Denise had a chance to tell them. 46 Scratch Someone's Back (return a favor) Hey, Bea. I need some help stacking these boxes.
63 Dressed to the Teeth (dressed elegantly) Did you see Hilda at the party last night? Yes, I did. She was really dressed to the teeth! Well, she had on her finest, most elegant clothing because she was out to make a good impression, on Bill.
He had us all in stitches! I didn't realize that he was such a comedian. He's always been funny, but last night he outdid himself. He had us laughing so hard that it hurt our sides. 63 Dressed to the Teeth (dressed elegantly) Did you see Hilda at the party last night? Yes, I did. She was really dressed to the teeth! Well, she had on her finest, most elegant clothing because she was out to make a good impression, on Bill.
101 American English Idioms: Understanding and Speaking English Like an American by Harry Collis