Summary and Info
This book makes American English phrases вЂњduck soup.вЂќ 101 American English Idioms takes the mystery out of these common U.S. expressions and explains their meanings in context. On the audio CD, native speakers read each of the 101 idioms, so you can hear how American English sounds and practice what you have learned. What Americans really mean when they say . . . Drive someone up a wall --annoy someone greatly Raise a stink --protest strongly Pull someone's leg --fool someone All thumbs --clumsy Shoot the breeze --chat informally Feel like a million dollars --feel wonderful Duck soup --easy, effortless
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Harry Collins (born 13 June 1943), is a British sociologist of science at the School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University, Wales.