terça-feira, 29 de dezembro de 2009

Inglês em quadrinhos - Calvin and Hobbes - Bill Waterson

Glossary:
Stuff (informal) - unspecified material
Rice - the starchy grain of a cereal grass (Oryza sativa), used as a staple food throughout the world Figure
To hate - to detest, dislike intensely; feel antipathy or aversion towards
Maggots - the larva of the housefly and blowfly commonly found in decaying organic matter Figure
Meal - the food served and eaten at one time
To wish - to hope for; have a wish
To require - to have need of
Travel - the act of going from one place to another
To wait - to remain or stay in expectation of; await
'Til - Contraction of until, up to the time that
To tell - to let something be known, to say
Dinner - the chief meal of the day, eaten in the evening or at midday

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com
www.wordreference.com

domingo, 27 de dezembro de 2009

Inglês em quadrinhos - Monty - Jim Meddick

Glossary:
Freaked out - scared
Owl - nocturnal bird of prey with hawk-like beak and claws and large head with front-facing eyes. Figure
C'mon - contraction of come on, to stop an inappropriate behavior; abandon a position or an attitude; be obliging. Used chiefly in the imperative.
Feather - the light horny waterproof structure forming the external covering of birds
To fool - to hoax, to trick
Still - not in physical motion, static
All of a sudden - Suddenly, happening unexpectedly
To spin around - revolve quickly and repeatedly around one's own axis

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com
www.wordreference.com

sábado, 26 de dezembro de 2009

Inglês em quadrinhos - Liberty Meadows - Frank Cho

Glossary:
Luck - an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that leads to a favorable outcome, fortune
To sneak in - to enter surreptitiously (in a secret manner)
Sunny - full of or exposed to sunlight
Warm - somewhat hotter than temperate; having or producing a comfortable and agreeable degree of heat; moderately hot
Hint - a slight indication
Clouds - a visible mass of water or ice particles suspended at a considerable altitude
Seat - any support where you can sit (especially the part of a chair or bench etc. on which you sit)
Weather - the state of the atmosphere at a given time and place, with respect to variables such as temperature, moisture, wind velocity, and barometric pressure
Wrong - not in conformity with fact or truth; incorrect or erroneous

References:
www.wordreference.com
www.thefreedictionary.com

segunda-feira, 21 de dezembro de 2009

Inglês em quadrinhos - Garfield - Jim Davis

Glossary:
Stamp - a token that postal fees have been paid
Letter - a written message addressed to a person or organization
Santa - Santa Claus
Server - (computing) a computer or program that supplies data or resources to other machines on a network
To crash - (of a computer system or program) to fail suddenly and completely because of a malfunction
Gee (interj.) - used as a mild expletive or exclamation, as of surprise, enthusiasm, or sympathy.
To guess - to make an estimate or conjecture

References:
www.wordreference.com
www.thefreedictionary.com

domingo, 20 de dezembro de 2009

Inglês em quadrinhos - The perrybible fellowship - Nicholas Gurewitch

Glossary:
To fly - travel through the air; be airborne
Baboon - large terrestrial monkeys having doglike muzzles (forward projecting part of the head of certain animals, includes the jaws and nose) Figure
Prime Minister - chancellor, premier, the person who is head of state (in several countries)
Death - the event of dying or departure from life
To rule - to determine and declare authoritatively

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com
www.wordreference.com

sábado, 19 de dezembro de 2009

Inglês em quadrinhos - B.C. - Johnny Hart

Glossary:
To hate - to feel dislike or distaste for
To bother - to intrude on without invitation or warrant; disturb
Antler - one of a pair of hornlike, bony, deciduous growths, usually elongated and branched, on the head of a deer, moose, elk, caribou, or other member of the deer family

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

quarta-feira, 16 de dezembro de 2009

Inglês em quadrinhos - Monty - Jim Meddick

Glossary:
Owl - nocturnal bird of prey with hawk-like beak and claws and large head with front-facing eyes. Figure
To chill out - to relax
To breathe - to inhale and exhale air, especially when naturally and freely
Bag - a container of flexible material, such as paper, plastic, or leather, that is used for carrying or storing items
To feel - to seem with respect to a given sensation given
Anxiety - a vague unpleasant emotion that is experienced in anticipation of some (usually ill-defined) misfortune
Brain - that part of the central nervous system that includes all the higher nervous centers; enclosed within the skull; continuous with the spinal cord. Figure
Damage - injury or harm impairing the function or condition of a person or thing

References:
www.wordreference.com
www.thefreedictionary.com

segunda-feira, 14 de dezembro de 2009

Inglês em quadrinhos - Liberty Meadows - Frank Cho

Glossary:
Whoa (interj.) - used as a command to stop, as to a horse
Sign - structure displaying a board on which advertisements can be posted
To allow - to consent to, to give permission, to permit
Ball park - is the venue where baseball is played, baseball stadium
Dennis Franz - figure

References:
www.wordreference.com
www.thefreedictionary.com

sexta-feira, 11 de dezembro de 2009

quarta-feira, 9 de dezembro de 2009

Inglês em quadrinhos - Zack Hill - John Deering and John Newcombe

Glossary:
To catch - to grab so as to stop the motion of
Snowflakes - a crystal of snow (frozen precipitation in the form of white or translucent hexagonal ice crystals that fall in soft, white flakes)
Tongue - a mobile mass of muscular tissue covered with mucous membrane and located in the oral cavity, lingua
To watch out - be vigilant, be on the lookout, be on one's guard, be careful
Heavy - of comparatively great physical weight or density

Reference:
www.wordreference.com

terça-feira, 8 de dezembro de 2009

Inglês em quadrinhos - Momma - Mell Lazarus

Glossary:
Sigh - suspiration, an utterance made by exhaling audibly
Skinny - having unattractive thinness
Chubby - euphemism for slightly fat

Reference:
www.wordreference.com

domingo, 6 de dezembro de 2009

Inglês em quadrinhos - Unknown author

Glossary:
Shaving - depilation, the act of removing beard or other body hair with a razor or shaver
To bump - to strike or collide with

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

sexta-feira, 4 de dezembro de 2009

Inglês em quadrinhos - Monty - Jim Meddick

Glossary:
Neighbor - a person who lives (or is located) near another
Owl - nocturnal bird of prey with hawk-like beak and claws and large head with front-facing eyes. Figure
To scare - To fright, to cause fear in
So far - up to the present
Pidgeon - is a common name for birds of the taxonomic family Columbidae, whose most common species is Rock pidgeon. Figure
Deep-seated - implanted, ingrained, planted
Fear - an emotion experienced in anticipation of some specific pain or danger
To fear - to be afraid or scared of; to be frightened of
Once - at some indefinite time in the past
To rent - to obtain occupancy or use of (another's property) in return for regular payments

References:
http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/
http://www.thefreedictionary.com/
http://www.wordreference.com/

quinta-feira, 3 de dezembro de 2009

Inglês em quadrinhos - Frank & Ernest - Thaves

Glossary:
Berry - a small, juicy, fleshy fruit, such as a blackberry or raspberry, regardless of its botanical structure
Landscaping - working as a landscape gardener
To sweep (away) - to destroy completely
Strong - intense
Currant - any of several tart red or black berries used primarily for jellies and jams

References:
http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/
http://www.thefreedictionary.com/
http://www.wordreference.com/