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McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs

by Richard Spears

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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0071469346, Paperback)

Learn the language of Nebraska . . .and 49 other states

With more entries than any other reference of its kind, McGraw-Hill’s Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs shows you how American English is spoken today. You will find commonly used phrasal verbs, idiomatic expressions, proverbial expressions, and clichés. The dictionary contains more than 24,000 entries, each defined and followed by one or two example sentences. It also includes a Phrase-Finder Index with more than 60,000 entries.

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McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs covers the full breadth and scope of idiomatic American English, making it an essential companion to standard desk dictionaries. An invaluable resource for ESL students, as well as writers, scholars, and public speakers, this reference combines in one volume the two most perplexing aspects of American English phraseology-idioms and phrasal verbs-providing ready access to the complete meanings and varying usages of thousands of common terms and verb constructs.… (more)

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