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Phrases and Idioms: A Practical Guide to American English Expressions (McGraw-Hill ESL References) [Paperback]

Richard A. Spears

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1 Nov 1998 0844203424 978-0844203423
This quick-access book defines and explains 2,300 confusing American English phrases and idioms, making their meaning crystal clear. It is completely indexed.

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Richard A. Spears, Ph.D., is a reference editor and former linguistics professor who has written more than 30 dictionaries, including NTC's American Idioms Dictionary (ISBN: 0-8442-0273-8) and NTC's American English Learner's Dictionary (ISBN: 0-8442-5859-8).

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5.0 out of 5 stars Good for ESL 22 July 2010
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this book is a great help for people like me that English is our second language
5.0 out of 5 stars Phrases and idioms 19 Feb 2013
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This book is very helful with alot of information for my Japanes student. We use it during our English class. Thank you very much.
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2.0 out of 5 stars Superficial : save your money 24 Dec 2010
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I was expecting a book that gave more information about the origin of idiomatic phrases. This book was superficial and did not give significan information about any of the idioms/phrases. I am still looking for a book that is worth the money I pay. I would like a book that discusses the origin of idioms: an **annotated** book of idiomatic phrases. When I did an Amazon search for such, this book is one that came up. Sadly, not at all true. If you know of a good book, please write a note/addendum to this review. Thank you!
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