quarta-feira, 22 de julho de 2009

English in strips - The Perry Bible Fellowship - Nicholas Gurewitch - 5

Glossary:
Truth - conformity to reality, sincerity
Kind of - to a certain extent; loosely
Scared - a condition or sensation of sudden fear
To become - to come to be
To mean - to have intentions of a specified kind, to have in mind as a purpose

References:
http://www.wordreference.com/
http://www.thefreedictionary.com/

sexta-feira, 17 de julho de 2009

English in strips - Liberty Meadows - Frank Cho - 6

Glossary:
Butt - the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on
Disgusting - Arousing disgust, repugnant, revolting .
Glass - any of a large class of materials with highly variable mechanical and optical properties that solidify from the molten state without crystallization, are typically made by silicates fusing with boric oxide, aluminum oxide, or phosphorus pentoxide, are generally hard, brittle, and transparent or translucent, and are considered to be supercooled liquids rather than true solids.
Sac - a structure resembling a bag in an animal

References:
http://www.wordreference.com
http://www.thefreedictionary.com/

terça-feira, 14 de julho de 2009

English in strips - The Perry Bible Fellowship - Nicholas Gurewitch - 5

Glossary:
To suck - to draw something in by or as if by suction
Freaking (slang) - used as an intensive
Day off - a day when you are not required to work
To crash-land - to land (an aircraft or spacecraft) under emergency conditions, usually with damage to the craft
Bald spot - a form of hair loss from the scalp

References:
http://www.thefreedictionary.com/

sábado, 11 de julho de 2009

English in strips - Calvin and Hobbes - Bill Watterson - 2

Glossary:
To nail (slang) - to detect and expose
To stew (informal) - to be in a state of anxiety or agitation
Guilt - remorseful awareness of having done something wrong
To figure (informal) - to conclude, believe, or predict
To mean - to have as a purpose or an intention; intend

References:
http://www.thefreedictionary.com/

sexta-feira, 3 de julho de 2009

English in strips - The Perry Bible Fellowship - Nicholas Gurewitch - 5

Glossary:
To rise - to return to life
To pledge - to offer or guarantee by a solemn binding promise
Servitude - a state of subjection to an owner or master

References:
http://www.thefreedictionary.com