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Puerto Rican Sayings: Index and English Equivalents (Refranes de Puerto Rico)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,110. Language: American English. Published: August 31, 2011 by Language Babel. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign languages
This book includes three useful sections that will help you go deeper into the understating of Puerto Rican Sayings or "refranes puertorriqueños." These sections will allow you to browse for sayings, find English sayings equivalents, and learn which are the most popular sayings for Puerto Ricans. This and English and Spanish book.
Speaking Phrases Boricua: A Collection of Wisdom and Sayings from Puerto Rico
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 34,690. Language: American English. Published: September 12, 2011 by Language Babel. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
This follow-up to the Puerto Rican Spanish bestseller, Speaking Boricua, collects the unique Puerto Rican sayings that are passed down from generation to generation. Hundreds of them are translated literally into English, explained and, when available, paired with an English equivalent.
English Idioms And Expressions For Everyone, Yes, Even You!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,910. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Thesauri
A collection of English idioms and expressions, and the origins of some of these expressions. Humorous illustrations and some interesting proverbs from other cultures are also included. This is a useful and fun book for anyone who speaks English, and will be referred to for many years to come. It is a great gift for a friend, or a fitting addition to your coffee table or office waiting room.
A Collection of Proverbs, Adages and Idioms
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011 by Melissa Russell. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Proverbs are short, but memorable sayings, based on an important fact of experience that is considered true by many people. Adages which describe a rule of conduct are also known as known as "maxims". An Idiom is a common, everyday phrase or expression or saying whose meaning cannot be understood by the individual words or elements. A huge collection of famous Proverbs, Adages and Idioms.
117 Most Common English Idioms and Phrasal Verbs
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Series: 117 Most Common English Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,580. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Idioms are an essential part of the English language. It’s easy to get lost in translation if you do not know the meanings of these everyday phrases. Inspired By English brings you a collective work about 117 of the most commonly used English idioms and phrasal verbs. This guide provides a short and memorable meaning for each common phrase along with three real world examples of how they are used.
Off the Top of My Head - 300 American Workplace Idioms for People Who Speak English as a Second Language
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Price: Free! Words: 24,140. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Speak the language of the American workplace. 305 colorful and commonly used American workplace expressions are organized into twenty categories like "Working Smart" and "Thinking and Imagining". Each expression or idiom is accompanied by a brief explanation, a fun illustration and several examples of use.
In a Pocket of Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,680. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Every time Caleb hears a saying, it happens to him. He soon finds himself in Brumantia, where you can be thrown in prison for being in someone else's shoes or end up in hospital with fingers crossed or sides split. And just think what 'you're all over the place' can do to you! Who or what is behind this secret power in idioms and will it stay with Caleb forever? Fast-paced story for 9+.
Popular English Idioms and Phrases: English Idiomatic Expressions
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Series: English Daily Use, Book 28. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,500. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach
Most popular idioms and phrases | English idiomatic phrases | English language idiomatic expressions | List of popular idioms and phrases | Almost all idioms and phrases are self-explanatory
Feather in Her Hat: 200 English Idioms & Expressions for Advanced English Language Learners
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,440. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Ready to push your English skills to the next level? Explore 200 hand-picked English idioms as they're used by native English speakers for native English speakers in everyday language. Taken from the news, interviews, and blogs, each idiom comes with three real-world examples that demonstrate how and when to use them effectively on your own.
Mrs. Ima Wordlover
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Words
yes, i am a word lover. i’m a teacher. i’m a storyteller. sometimes, i play word games with my class. now, we’ll laugh together at my use of old idioms to create class rules. it’s the first day of our class. turn the page and meet me.