The most complete and authoritative idioms dictionary available, the Cambridge Dictionary of American Idioms gives you the tools to understand contemporary American English. It gives clear, easy-to-understand definitions and more than 1,000 usage notes that explain what idioms mean and how they are used today. With dozens of entertaining illustrations and more than 8,000 example sentences taken from the Cambridge International Corpus, it shows how idioms are really used. The Subject Index helps learners find idioms related to health, money, feelings, truth, and many more topics, and the Study Section groups idioms to make them easier to learn. If you want to understand American English idioms, this is the book that will spell it out for you.
More than 6000 idioms from spoken and written English, like go postal, it's all gone pear-shaped, and be on the same page. Wide coverage of both American and British English. Clear, accurate definitions, written using the Longman 2000-word Defining Vocabulary. Unique Idiom Activator(r) helps you choose the right idiom. Thousands of examples.
Get to grips with English expressions using the clear definitions and examples that illustrate what idioms really mean. Free sample pages are available to view online for this title. Over 6,000 written and spoken idioms, including up-to-date ones such as `go ballistic` Unique Idiom Activator® helps you choose the right idiom for the context. Fun facts about the origins of idioms, and how and when to use. Cловарь содержит более 6 000 идиом, встречающихся в устной и письменной речи.
Phrasal Verb Organiser is a comprehensive practice book which makes phrasal verbs easier to understand and learn. It does what its title promises: it organises this difficult but essential area of English. - Over 700 verbs with over 1000 meanings - 96 units - 5 tests - 16-page Mini-Dictionary - Add-your-own-verb section - Answer key.
Active Teach contains the Students' Book in digital format, video clips for each unit, links to interactive exercises, Dictionary, link to iTests.com and more! Students' book page spreads with zoom feature. DVD clips with related activities. Class audio with time-coded tapescript. Interactive activities and iTests. Dictionary with series wordlist. Phonetic chart. ExamBox, teacher's resource pack . 'Help' video to demonstrate functionality.