Speak English Like an American by Amy Gillett

By Amy Gillett

If you happen to already communicate English, yet now wish to commence talking even greater, then the bestselling publication & audio CD set Speak English Like an American is for you.

This set is designed to assist local audio system of any language communicate higher English. Over three hundred of the most-used American English idioms and words are offered in attractive discussion, with lots of utilization examples, illustrations, and many routines -- with handy resolution key -- that will help you study the fabric.

The audio CD comprises the entire dialogues. perfect for self-study in addition to for ESL lecture room use. A enjoyable and powerful strategy to increase your conversational English! nice for TOEFL learn too -- study a few of the expressions you will find at the examination in a enjoyable and interesting way

additionally stopover at the opposite titles during this very good sequence:
- More converse English Like an American: with an addition three hundred+ idioms and expressions
- Speak enterprise English Like an American: over three hundred of the enterprise expressions you want to be triumphant!
- Speak English round city: behavior daily Conversations with Confidence

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You scratch my back and I'll scratch yours. EXAMPLE 2: If! drive you into the city, will you pick up my dry cleaning? You scratch my back and I'll scratch yours. 60 ~ PRACTICE THE IDIOMS Fill in the blank with the missing word: 1) Nicole is very reliable. You can always count _ _ her. a) in b) on c) with 2) I need to ask you for your help, and I'll do something nice for you in return. You scratch my _ _ and I'll scratch yours. a) back b) neck c) foot 3) Stop kidding _ _ ! Tell me where you hid my shoes.

Enter another emotional state. Sally went into hysterics. 3. Discuss details. I don't have time now to go into the whole story. green with envy - desiring another's advantages or things EXAMPLE I: When Daniel got promoted to vice president of the bank, his colleagues were green with envy. EXAMPLE 2: You won the lottery? I'm green with envy! gung ho - very enthusiastic; very excited (about something) EXAMPLE I: Heather is really gung ho about her new job. EXAMPLE 2: Sharon really loves college. She's very gung ho.

EXAMPLE 2: I have mixed feelings about the president of our company. He's good with the clients, but he's nasty to his employees. needless to say - obviously EXAMPLE 1: You've got a test tomorrow morning. Needless to say, you can't stay out late tonight. EXAMPLE 2: Needless to say, you shouldn't have waited until Christmas Eve to do your shopping. The stores are going to be very crowded! SYNONYM: it goes without saying. Example: You've got a test tomorrow, so it goes without saying that you can't stay out late tonight.

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