English as a Second Language   English Vocabulary, Grammar and Idioms


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About the English Vocabulary, Grammar and Idioms category 1 September 27, 2003
..... is celebrated in November in the US. This is a celebration that marks the harvest season. People are often reminded of pilgrims, and are grateful for the annual harvest on this day 1 July 17, 2019
"Let's find a plan that has a good chance of working. Tim's idea requires too much of a high-wire ...... The costs of failing are too high," Rick said to the team 1 July 17, 2019
He asked me to marry him but I said no. I am not ..... love with him 1 July 17, 2019
The trouble with you is you let your boss do exactly what he wants and let him walk all ..... you 1 July 17, 2019
I would become buzzed out and then crash hard 2 July 17, 2019
If the situation's that bad I suggest 1 July 17, 2019
Why do you always ..... me when I try to ask a question? 1 July 17, 2019
Englishmen can't quite ..... wearing shorts 1 July 17, 2019
We will make arrangements to ____________ you for the damaged items 1 July 16, 2019
"Where are you going tonight all dressed to .....? I haven't seen you that dressed up for a long time," her roommate commented 1 July 16, 2019
"George is much more fleet of ..... than I gave him credit for. I thought that the falling beam was sure to crush him but he moved faster than I have ever seen him move to avoid it," Tom told Ron 1 July 16, 2019
Let’s return to the main __________ of today’s meeting 1 July 16, 2019
"That kid that attacked Officer Jefferson has been put away for a long time. Some people are saying that the sentence he received is too long for someone that young, but if you mess with a bull, you get the .....," Officer Mills told his wife 1 July 16, 2019
..... in the stops is a manipulative practice in which a trader sells a large number of a stock in order to bring down its price to a level where stop orders exist; these are then activated, touching off other stop orders, and the process snowballs 1 July 16, 2019
"Our boss is hell-on-..... every Monday morning. I pity the person who has to ask him a question or has to work directly with him on Monday Mornings. That person is sure to be screamed at or belittled," Jack said to Elizabeth 1 July 16, 2019
..... stock is a stock issued under an agreement that provides for fixed payments at scheduled intervals; in the case of a company's liquidation, it is treated as an equity; investors will not receive payment until all debt is paid 1 July 16, 2019
Scientists have uncovered many of the mysteries regarding DNA strands and 1 July 14, 2019
This was the first time he had been to his brother's picture ..... house in Beverly Hills 1 July 14, 2019
If the product is ..... received, it may end up moving to a straight re-purchase status, thus eliminating much of the evaluation process on future purchases 1 July 16, 2019
The IMF estimates money ....., the process drug traffickers use to introduce proceeds of the sale or distribution of controlled substances into the legitimate financial market, to amount to between 2 and 5 percent of the world's GDP, about $600 billion annually. 1 July 16, 2019
All plants need sunshine, water and ..... in order to grow. Sometimes this kind of plant food is organic, and sometimes it's made up of man-made chemical compounds 1 July 15, 2019
"The first week we were here, we got snowed ..... for three days and couldn't get out to buy any food. It was rough," Billy told his guests 1 July 15, 2019
"I hate when a friend asks me to ..... the wheels at a place I work so that he/she can get a job. I don't like anyone's actions to unfavorably affect me," Jim said to Ellis 1 July 15, 2019
I asked my husband to ..... my purse while I put on my winter coat 1 July 14, 2019
Childcare is currently available for kindergarten children on Tuesday and Thursday ..... from 1.00 p.m. to 3.00 p.m 1 July 15, 2019
"That's the third game of checkers I've won in a row! It feels pretty good after losing eight straight games to you. It looks like the tide has finally .....," Alistair gloated 1 July 16, 2019
One can learn a lot about an employee or coworker by spending time with the person on his or her .....-time 1 July 16, 2019
Many modern programming languages depend largely or exclusively on the concept of objects: a close ..... binding of data to the operations that can be performed upon that data 1 July 16, 2019
The farmer frantically called the veterinarian when he realized his cows broke into the grain ...... His whole herd could die because too much grain at one time is bad for cows 1 July 16, 2019