domingo, 28 de março de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - Garfield - Jim Davis


Glossary:
Sky - the expanse of air over any given point on the earth; the upper atmosphere as seen from the earth's surface
Pretty - to a fair degree; moderately
Impressive - making a strong or vivid impression; striking or remarkable

References:
http://www.thefreedictionary.com
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quarta-feira, 24 de março de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - The perrybible fellowship - Nicholas Gurewitch

Glossary:
To say - speak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way
Cheese - a solid food prepared from the pressed curd of milk
Kitty - informal term referring to a domestic cat
To need - to require as useful, just or proper; necessitate
Diaper - garment consisting of a folded cloth drawn up between the legs and fastened at the waist; worn by infants to catch excrement

Reference:
www.wordreference.com

segunda-feira, 22 de março de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - Calvin and Hobbes - Bill Waterson

Glossary:
To take - to have for one's benefit or use
Shower - a plumbing fixture that sprays water over you
To mean - to denote or connote, to signify
To go out - to participate in social activities, on dates, etc.
Right - correct
To tell - to give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority
Baby sitter - a person engaged to care for children when the parents are not home
To get - to cause or cause to become, to do
To clean up - to wash or tidy up
To stay - to continue in a place, position, or situation
To hire - to engage the services of (a person) for a fee; employ

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

quinta-feira, 18 de março de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - Liberty Meadows - Frank Cho

Glossary:
To get out - to cause to leave or escape
Back - in, to, or toward a former location
Everything - all things or all of a group of things
Set - ready
To take - to occupy or take on
So - to a very great extent or degree
Long - during or for an extended period of time
To get - to go after and bring
Shovel - a hand tool for lifting loose material; consists of a curved container or scoop and a handle

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

segunda-feira, 15 de março de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - Peanuts - Charles M. Schulz

Glossary:
To look for - to serach for, to seek
Wrong - not appropriate for a purpose or occasion
Magnificence - Greatness or lavishness of surroundings; splendor
To demand - to require as useful, just, proper, or necessary
Proper - appropriate for a condition or occasion
Piece - part, a portion of a natural object
Foolscap - a size of paper used especially in Britain; a sheet of writing or printing paper measuring approximately 13 by 16 inches

References:
www.wordreference.com
www.thefreeedictionary.com

sexta-feira, 12 de março de 2010

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

Glossary:
Kind - type
Coffin - a box in which a corpse is buried or cremated
Available - present and ready for use; at hand; accessible
So - to a certain unespecified extent or degree
Many - numerous
Spice - something that represents or introduces charm
Death - the absence of life or state of being dead

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

quarta-feira, 10 de março de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - Wizard of Id - Parker and Hart


Glossary:
To tell - to communicate by speech or writing; express with words
To start - to commence; begin.
Riot - a wild or turbulent disturbance created by a large number of people
Tomorrow - the day following today
Sure - certainly
To burn out - to fail; to go bad
Job - occupation; the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money

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

sexta-feira, 5 de março de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - Momma - Mell Lazarus

Glossary:
To talk - to converse by means of spoken language
To hear - to perceive sound via the auditory sense
Polly - a popular name for a parrot (similar to Louro, in Brazil)
To get back - to return to a person, place, or condition
Lazy - resistant to work or exertion; disposed to idleness
Bum - person who does no work

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

quarta-feira, 3 de março de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - Garfield - Jim Davis

Glossary:
To read - to examine and comprehend the meaning of (written or printed characters, words, or sentences)
Shirt - a garment for the upper part of the body, typically having a collar, sleeves, and a front opening
Bozo (slang) - a dunce; a fool
To disturb - to destroy the peace or tranquility of
Fine - ok, all right, being in satisfactory condition
To ask - To make inquiry; seek information

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

segunda-feira, 1 de março de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - Liberty Meadows - Frank Cho

Glossary:
To burn up - to be consumed or destroyed by fire
To suntan - to go brown or cause to go brown after exposure to ultraviolet rays
To cool down - to make or become less warm
To swim - to move through water by means of the limbs, fins, or tail
To sound - to seem; to appear in a certain way

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