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Idioms

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  • Idioms — birds of a feather meeting bucket list buried shovel cockroach problem Ctrl Alt Delete dinner table test dog that caught the car …   New words

  • idioms — id·i·om || ɪdɪəm n. expression whose meaning cannot be derived from the combined meanings of it s individual elements; dialect, vernacular; characteristic style …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Idioms, Communication of — • A technical expression in the theology of the Incarnation. It means that the properties of the Divine Word can be ascribed to the man Christ, and that the properties of the man Christ can be predicated of the Word Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Idioms in Speech — Середина К.Г., Томлянович А.К., Краснянская И.А. ИДИОМАТИКА В АНГЛИЙСКОЙ РЕЧИ. Пособие для студентов педагогических институтов. / Ред. Э. Г. Андреева. М.: Просвещение, 1964 …   Idioms and examples

  • List of idioms about incompetence — Idioms about incompetence denote that something is done poorly.;All thumbs: A hand with all thumbs would not work as well. Refers to someone being clumsy.;Barking Up The Wrong Tree: An allusion to hunting dogs, particularly hounds. They are… …   Wikipedia

  • List of sports idioms — The following is a list of phrases derived from sports which have become idioms (slang or otherwise) in English. They have evolved a usage and meaning independent of sports and are often used by those with little knowledge of these games. The… …   Wikipedia

  • ASL Idioms — American Sign Language (ASL) is the main language of members of the Deaf community in the United States. One major component of their language is the use of idioms. The validity of these idioms have often been questioned or confused with… …   Wikipedia

  • List of 19th century English language idioms — This is a list of idioms that were recognizable to literate people in the late 19th century, and have become unfamiliar since. As the article list of idioms in the English language notes, a list of idioms can be useful, since the meaning of an… …   Wikipedia

  • English language idioms derived from baseball — B = * ballpark: in the ballpark, ballpark figure, and out of the ballpark mdash; Ballpark has been used to mean a broad area of approximation or similarity, or a range within which comparison is possible; this usage OED dates to 1960. Another… …   Wikipedia

  • Communicatio Idiomatum (Communication of Idioms) —     Communicatio Idiomatum     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Communicatio Idiomatum     ( Communication of Idioms ).     A technical expression in the theology of the Incarnation. It means that the properties of the Divine Word can be ascribed to the …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • List of idioms of improbability — There are many idioms of improbability, used to denote that something is impossible or unlikely to occur.;Flying pig (main article) : A flying pig is a symbol of an impossible event coming to pass. The popular saying [it will happen] when pigs… …   Wikipedia


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