quinta-feira, 28 de janeiro de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - Garfield - Jim Davis

Glossary:
To understand - to perceive and comprehend the nature and significance of; grasp
Crossword puzzle - a puzzle in which words corresponding to numbered clues are to be found and written in to squares in the puzzle
Dip (slang) - a foolish or stupid person.

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

terça-feira, 26 de janeiro de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - The Wizard of Id - Parker and Hart

Glossary:
To slay - to murder, to kill intentionally and with premeditation
First - the ordinal number matching the number one in a series
To choke - to suffocate, to impair the respiration of or obstruct the air passage of
Badge - an emblem (a small piece of plastic or cloth or metal) that signifies your status (rank or membership or affiliation etc.)
Of course - without any doubt; certainly

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

domingo, 24 de janeiro de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - Calvin and Hobbes - Bill Waterson

Glossary:
To snow - to fall as snow(precipitation falling from clouds in the form of ice crystals )
To turn on - to cause to begin the operation, activity, or flow of
Maybe - possibly, by chance
To close - to stop the operations of permanently or temporarily
To freeze up - to stop moving or functioning because of extreme cold
Principal - the educator who has executive authority for a school
To get out - to leave or escape
Driveway - a road leading up to a private house
To get dressed - to put on clothes
Inch - a unit of length in the U.S. Customary and British Imperial systems, equal to 1/12 of a foot (2.54 centimeters)
To win -to be the winner in a contest or competition; be victorious

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

sexta-feira, 15 de janeiro de 2010

Vacation!

I'll be on vacation next week!
See you in January 25th!

Inglês em quadrinhos - Garfield - Jim Davis

Glossary:
Easy - posing no difficulty; requiring little effort
Fighter - someone who fights (combats) for a cause, a hero
Around - in the area or vicinity
Rug - floor covering consisting of a piece of thick heavy fabric (usually with nap or pile)

References:
www.wordreference.com

terça-feira, 12 de janeiro de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - Liberty Meadows - Frank Cho

Glossary:
To sound - to give a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect
Golly (interjection) - used to express mild surprise or wonder
To bet - to have faith or confidence in
To wish - to want
To suck (vulgar slang) - to be disgustingly disagreeable or offensive
To whine - to complain or protest in a childish fashion

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

sexta-feira, 8 de janeiro de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - Monty - Jim Meddick

Glossary:
Fear - a feeling of agitation and anxiety caused by the presence or imminence of danger
Owl - nocturnal bird of prey with hawk-like beak and claws and large head with front-facing eyes. Figure
To employ - to devote (time, for example) to an activity or purpose
Lesser - not as great in quantity, size, or worth
To quell - to put down forcibly; suppress
Through - by the means or agency of
Deep - coming from or penetrating to a depth
To breathe - to inhale and exhale air, especially when naturally and freely
Slowly - taking or requiring a long time
Stronger - more intense in degree or quality
To face - to overcome by confronting boldly or bravely
Source - one that causes, creates, or initiates; a maker
To believe - to expect or suppose; think
To focus - to concentrate attention or energy
Rubber - a yellowish, amorphous, elastic material obtained from the milky sap or latex of various tropical plants, especially the rubber tree, and vulcanized, pigmented, finished, and modified into products such as electric insulation, elastic bands and belts, tires, and containers
Lung - either of two spongy, saclike respiratory organs in most vertebrates, occupying the chest cavity together with the heart and functioning to remove carbon dioxide from the blood and provide it with oxygen

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

quarta-feira, 6 de janeiro de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - Garfield - Jim Davis

Glossary:
To forget - to dismiss from the mind; to stop remembering
Ceiling - the upper interior surface of a room
To mop - to wash or wipe with or as if with a mop (cleaning implement consisting of absorbent material fastened to a handle)
To keep up - to persevere in; carry on

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

segunda-feira, 4 de janeiro de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - The wizard of Id -Parker and Hart

Glossary:
To miss - to leave undone or leave out
Spot -a blemish made by dirt
To swish - move with or cause to move with a whistling or hissing sound
Dust - free microscopic particles of solid material
To sweep - to clean or clear, as of dirt, with or as if with a broom or brush
To annoy - to bother, to cause annoyance in; to disturb, especially by minor irritations

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

sábado, 2 de janeiro de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - The perrybible fellowship - Nicholas Gurewitch

Glossary:
Tail - the posterior part of the body of a vertebrate especially when elongated and extending beyond the trunk or main part of the body
To touch - be in direct physical contact with; make contact
Round - an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs
Tired - depleted of strength or energy
To begin - to start, to commence
C'mon (informal) - contraction of come on, to hurry up; move rapidly. Often used in the imperative.

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