ERIC Number: ED287303
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
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Advanced American Idioms: A Guide to Everyday Usage.
Allan, Edward Jay
A guide to several hundred common American idioms and slang phrases such as "to get something straight,""to mooch," and "in the bag" provides definitions, examples of usage, variations, and explanations when appropriate. A list of common abbreviations, such as "ASAP," and their referents is also included. (MSE)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Vocabularies/Classifications
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Note: Published by English Educational Services International, Boston, Massachusetts.