By Ian Stuart-Hamilton
This revised and extended variation provides over three hundred new expressions that support free up the that means of daily expressions. either informative and pleasing, the e-book addresses a major element of social conversation for individuals with Asperger Syndrome, who use direct, detailed language and 'take issues literally'. This dictionary goals to dispel any confusion that arises from the misinterpretation of language. It presents factors of over 5000 idiomatic expressions and an invaluable consultant to their politeness point. each one expression is observed by way of a transparent clarification of its that means and while and the way it would be used. The expressions are taken from British and American English, with a few Australian expressions integrated in addition. even supposing the publication is essentially meant for individuals with Asperger Syndrome, it will likely be priceless for a person who reveals difficulties realizing idiomatic and colloquial English. an important source and an informative learn, this dictionary will help in a variety of events.
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Blind, go it blind, play a blinder and rob them blind. Blinkered vision Having only a limited or even just a single opinion about someBlind alley A piece of thinking that is thing, and being unwilling to change. wrong and has to be rejected. g. ‘it won’t make a blind bit of difference’ emphasizes that it will Blonde See entry below and: don’t be blonde. * Blonde moment A moment of lack of intelligent thought. * blooded, first blood, hot blooded, in cold blood, in their blood, like getting blood out of a stone, Blind leading the blind Poor leadership make their blood boil, make their blood curdle, with underlings obediently following make their blood freeze, make their blood run bad commands.
Bolt See bolt from the blue, make a bolt for and Bob’s your uncle A phrase which basishot the bolt. * plan, and carries the meaning that things will be easily achieved. Numerous Bomb See go like a bomb and put a bomb under theories of the origin of this phrase have it. * Bondi See give them bondi. Body and soul The phrase means ‘body Bone See entries below and: bare bones, close and mind’ and is used to emphasize that to the bone, cut to the bone, feel in the bones, the speaker is working hard at something make no bones about it and work their fingers and is fully committed to the aims of the to the bone.
G. of Brahms and Liszt Slang for ‘drunk’. * Bottom rung Means the same as bottom of Brainstorming session A group meeting the heap. where ideas on how to solve a problem or Bottoms up A salutation before drinking attain a particular target are discussed. an alcoholic drink. * Brass farthing Something of no worth. g. e. e. * Bowing and scraping Being over- Brass hats Senior officers in the armed services. * think a person looks ridiculous. * weather. The term is derived from the phrase ‘it’s cold enough to freeze the Bowl a googly Do something unexpected.
An Asperger Dictionary of Everyday Expressions by Ian Stuart-Hamilton