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Description - Webster's New World American Idioms Handbook by Gail Brenner

The most comprehensive reference for understanding and applying American idioms The largest barrier to fluency in English is the ability to understand and use idiomatic language. Webster's New World American Idioms Handbook walks readers through learning and using American idioms, with complete explanations for over 1,000 idioms. Emphasizing acquisition, application, and understanding, this book offers all the information readers need to know about when, where, why, and how to use them. It includes a wealth of examples to provide users with context-and the thorough explanations help readers identify which idioms are appropriate for which situations. An extensive index allows easy, helpful access to individual idioms so that they can be found quickly. Gail Brenner (Santa Cruz, CA) is an Intensive English Language Program course developer and instructor at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Brenner has worked in the public schools, specialized language programs, private business, and the university-where she now teaches Advanced Grammar, TOEFL Preparation, and Pronunciation. She is the author of the upcoming Ingls Para Dummies (0-7645-5427-1).

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780764524776
ISBN-10: 0764524771
Format: Paperback
(231mm x 185mm x 26mm)
Pages: 504
Imprint: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company
Publish Date: 25-Apr-2003
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Gail Brenner

Gail Brenner is an Intensive English Language Program course developer and instructor at the University of California, Santa Cruz. She has worked in the public schools, specialized language programs, private business, and a university where she now teaches Advanced Grammar, TOEFL Preparation, and Pronunciation. She is the author of Ingles Para Dummies(r).