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This book contains about 1,000 commonest idioms which students are likely to come across and have to master. The idioms are listed in alphabetical order and explained in clear and easy-to-understand language. Each explanation is supported by lots of example sentences to illustrate how the idiom is used. Learning to use idioms naturally, in an appropriate context and tone, is a key to mastering of truly expressive English.
Clear and concise explanations supported by lots of example sentences
Language Help and Grammar Help notes providing useful language information
Exercises for self-testing, with answers
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Title: DC8356 What you need to know about idioms
Author: RIC Publications