Friday, August 6, 2010

Idiom Dictionary - 5,000+ Idioms Explained

For someone learning the English language, particularly the American version of English, idioms can be difficult to understand. The Idiom Dictionary was created to help people understand the meanings of more than five thousand English idioms. To use the Idiom Dictionary just enter a phrase or part of a phrase into the search box and the Idiom Dictionary will offer an explanation of that idiom.

Applications for Education
The Idiom Dictionary could be a very handy resource for ESL/ ELL/ EFL students and teachers. If an idiom appears in text or in conversation students can use the Idiom Dictionary to help them decode the meaning of a phrase.

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