Idioms In Action 2
"Don't beat around the bush!."
"You gotta show him the ropes."
What CAN you tell about these two sentences?
Sometimes, people DON'T really understand when other people use idioms in a discourse. This can cause miscommunications.
An idiom is a fixed combination of words that has a particular meaning, which usually can't be guessed from the meanings of the individual words themselves.
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Why people prefer this book?
1) Presents 60 useful idioms in humorous graphics
2) Written for foreign learners of English
3) Gives a clear explanation to each idiom, followed by concise example sentences. Where applicable, the origins of the idioms are also provided