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English idioms in use

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English idioms in use: 60 units of vocabulary reference and practice self study and classroom use by Michael McCarthy and Felicity O'Dell. Published by Cambridge University press 3rd printing 2003. Paperback in very good condition.

This reference and practice book looks at the most colourful and fun area of vocabulary - idioms. This book will appeal to students from intermediate level upwards who want to understand the English really used by native speakers. Over 1,000 of the most useful and frequent idioms which learners are likely to encounter are presented and practised in typical contexts, so that learners using this book will have hundreds of idioms 'at their fingertips'.

Item details

Author(s):
McCarthy M and O'Dell F
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
24x17x1cm
Edition:
3rd printing
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0521789575
ISBN-13:
9780521789578
Number of pages:
190
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Title:
English idioms in use

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English idioms in use: 60 units of vocabulary reference and practice self study and classroom use by Michael McCarthy and Felicity O'Dell. Published by Cambridge University press 3rd printing 2003. Paperback in very good condition.

This reference and practice book looks at the most colourful and fun area of vocabulary - idioms. This book will appeal to students from intermediate level upwards who want to understand the English really used by native speakers. Over 1,000 of the most useful and frequent idioms which learners are likely to encounter are presented and practised in typical contexts, so that learners using this book will have hundreds of idioms 'at their fingertips'.

Author(s):
McCarthy M and O'Dell F
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
24x17x1cm
Edition:
3rd printing
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0521789575
ISBN-13:
9780521789578
Number of pages:
190
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Title:
English idioms in use

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