Idioms At Work

  • AUTHOR: Vera McLay
  • ISBN-13: 9780906717608 
  • 96 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©1988     Published
  • Level(s): B2 | Intermediate
  • List Price = $ 24.95 | College Wholesale (Net) Price $18.75
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Overview

About The Product

Idioms at Work is an intermediate practice book of some of the most common idioms in business English. Each idiom is presented and practised in a natural work setting.

Features

  • One hundred fifty of the most common English idioms.
  • Simple explanations in five languages -- English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish.
  • Three progress tests.
  • Humorous cartoons throughout.
  • For class use or self-study.
  • For general or business students.

About the Contributor

AUTHOR
  • Vera McLay

Table of Contents

1. Time Expressions
2. Being Confused
3. Knowing or Agreeing
4. Failure
5. Success or Strong Interest
6. Money Matters
7. Extreme or Excess
8. Compromise or Balance
9. Complaining or Commiserating
10. Meeting People
11. Giving or Seeking Information
12. Things Going Wrong
13. Contradicting or Disagreeing
14. The Bureaucracy
15. Winning or Losing