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The Resource English idioms in use : 60 units of vocabulary reference and practice : self-study and classroom use, Felicity O'Dell, Michael McCarthy

English idioms in use : 60 units of vocabulary reference and practice : self-study and classroom use, Felicity O'Dell, Michael McCarthy

Label
English idioms in use : 60 units of vocabulary reference and practice : self-study and classroom use
Title
English idioms in use
Title remainder
60 units of vocabulary reference and practice : self-study and classroom use
Statement of responsibility
Felicity O'Dell, Michael McCarthy
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"English Idioms in Use Advanced is a vocabulary book for advanced level learners. It is primarily designed as a self-study reference and practice book but it can also be used for classroom work."--Book jacket
Cataloging source
UKM
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1947-
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O'Dell, Felicity
Dewey number
428.24
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
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McCarthy, Michael
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  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • Englisch
Target audience
adult
Label
English idioms in use : 60 units of vocabulary reference and practice : self-study and classroom use, Felicity O'Dell, Michael McCarthy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Contents
Learning about idioms -- 1. What are idioms? -- 2. When and how are idioms used? -- 3. Using reference resources -- 4. Common metaphors in idioms -- 5. Using idioms accurately -- 6. Playing with idioms -- 7. Idioms from other varieties of English -- 8. New idioms -- Types of idiom -- 9. Similes -- 10. Binomials -- 11. Proverbs -- 12. Euphemisms -- 13. Cliches and fixed statements -- 14. Other languages -- Idioms from the topic area of ... -- 15. Sailing -- 16. War and conflict -- 17. Transport -- 18. Animals -- 19. Parts of the body -- 20. Games and sport -- 21. Ancient myths and history -- 22. Shakespeare -- 23. Literature -- 24. Science and technology -- Idioms to talk about ... -- 25. Films, plays and books -- 26. Relationships - friends and family -- 27. People - character and behaviour -- 28. People - appearance -- 29. Crime and punishment -- 30. Work -- 31. Business news -- 32. Business meetings -- 33. Money -- 34. Society -- 35. Daily life -- 36. Positive feelings -- 37. Negative feelings -- 38. Problems -- Idioms used in ... -- 39. Journalism -- 40. Advertising -- 41. Formal writing -- Idioms used in conversation -- 42. Advising and warning -- 43. Telling stories -- 44. Responding to what people say -- 45. Agreeing and disagreeing -- 46. Expressing success and failure -- 47. Emphasising -- Idioms using these keywords -- 48. Play and game -- 49. Half -- 50. Two -- 51. All -- 52. No -- 53. Hand -- 54. Heart -- 55. Life and live -- 56. Dead and death -- 57. Mind -- 58. Hard -- 59. Fall -- 60. Own -- List of phonemic symbols
Control code
000045465236
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
Advanced ed.
Extent
185 pages
Isbn
9780521744294
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)456838681
Label
English idioms in use : 60 units of vocabulary reference and practice : self-study and classroom use, Felicity O'Dell, Michael McCarthy
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Contents
Learning about idioms -- 1. What are idioms? -- 2. When and how are idioms used? -- 3. Using reference resources -- 4. Common metaphors in idioms -- 5. Using idioms accurately -- 6. Playing with idioms -- 7. Idioms from other varieties of English -- 8. New idioms -- Types of idiom -- 9. Similes -- 10. Binomials -- 11. Proverbs -- 12. Euphemisms -- 13. Cliches and fixed statements -- 14. Other languages -- Idioms from the topic area of ... -- 15. Sailing -- 16. War and conflict -- 17. Transport -- 18. Animals -- 19. Parts of the body -- 20. Games and sport -- 21. Ancient myths and history -- 22. Shakespeare -- 23. Literature -- 24. Science and technology -- Idioms to talk about ... -- 25. Films, plays and books -- 26. Relationships - friends and family -- 27. People - character and behaviour -- 28. People - appearance -- 29. Crime and punishment -- 30. Work -- 31. Business news -- 32. Business meetings -- 33. Money -- 34. Society -- 35. Daily life -- 36. Positive feelings -- 37. Negative feelings -- 38. Problems -- Idioms used in ... -- 39. Journalism -- 40. Advertising -- 41. Formal writing -- Idioms used in conversation -- 42. Advising and warning -- 43. Telling stories -- 44. Responding to what people say -- 45. Agreeing and disagreeing -- 46. Expressing success and failure -- 47. Emphasising -- Idioms using these keywords -- 48. Play and game -- 49. Half -- 50. Two -- 51. All -- 52. No -- 53. Hand -- 54. Heart -- 55. Life and live -- 56. Dead and death -- 57. Mind -- 58. Hard -- 59. Fall -- 60. Own -- List of phonemic symbols
Control code
000045465236
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
Advanced ed.
Extent
185 pages
Isbn
9780521744294
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)456838681

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