quarta-feira, 28 de abril de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - The perry bible fellowship - Nicholas Gurewitch

Glossary:
Mittens (name of the cat) - glove that encases the thumb separately and the other four fingers together
To pee (informal) - to urinate, to eliminate urine

References:
ww.wordreference.com

segunda-feira, 26 de abril de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - Monty - Jim Meddick

Glossary:
Corner - the position at which two lines, surfaces, or edges meet and form an angle
Pocket - a receptacle, cavity, or opening
To pay up - to give over the full monetary amount demanded
Fast - quickly or rapidly
Dude (slang) - a man; a fellow
To scratch the cue ball - to accidentaly pocket the white ball
Waddaya (slang, contraction) - what do you
To bounce out - to bounce a ball so that it becomes an out
Cut (informal) - a portion of profits or earnings; a share
To wait - to remain or stay in expectation of; await
'Til - until, up to the time that
Out - from inside a building or shelter into the open air; outside
Door - a movable structure used to close off an entrance, typically consisting of a panel that swings on hinges or that slides or rotates

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com
www.wordreference.com
www.urbandictionary.com
www.howstuffworks.com/

quarta-feira, 21 de abril de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - Wizard of Id - Parker and Hart

Glossary:
To swing - to move along with an easy, swaying gait
To take - to get into one's possession by force, skill, or artifice
Gold - money

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

domingo, 18 de abril de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - Liberty Meadows - Frank Cho

Glossary:
Woo hoo - a common expression of joy, especially as arising from success or good fortune
To clear - to remove the occupants of
Mook (slang) - an insignificant or contemptible person
To come - to advance toward the speaker or toward a specified place; approach
Cannon ball - a round projectile fired from a cannon


References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

sexta-feira, 16 de abril de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - Garfield - Jim Davis

Glossary:
To throw away - to get rid of as useless
Shirt - a garment for the upper part of the body, typically having a collar, sleeves, and a front opening
To help out - to help (a person), usually for a short time because the person is in some difficulty
Beep - a short high tone produced as a signal or warning

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

terça-feira, 13 de abril de 2010

domingo, 11 de abril de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - Wizard of Id - Parker and Hart

Glossary:
To restrain - to limit or restrict
Hun - a member of a nomadic pastoralist people who invaded Europe in the fourth and fifth centuries a.d. and were defeated in 455
To stay - to stop moving; halt
Feet - plural of foot (a unit of length equal to one third of a yard or 12 inches. 1 Imperial foot is equivalent to 0.3048 metre)
To look like - to seem, to appear
Loophole - a way of escaping a difficulty, especially an omission or ambiguity in the wording of a contract or law that provides a means of evading compliance

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

sexta-feira, 9 de abril de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - Calvin and Hobbes - Bill Waterson


Glossary:
To think - to believe; suppose
Snow - frozen precipitation in the form of white or translucent hexagonal ice crystals that fall in soft, white flakes
Too - very; extremely; immensely
Far - being at considerable distance
Apart - separated

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

segunda-feira, 5 de abril de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - Monty - Jim Meddick


Glossary:
To snort - to breathe noisily and forcefully through the nostrils (either of the external openings of the nose; a naris)
To freeze - to be cold
To fall asleep - to change from a waking to a sleeping state
Weird - strikingly odd or unusual
Thigh - the portion of the human leg between the hip and the knee.
To leave - to forget, to leave behind unintentionally
Brain - the portion of the vertebrate central nervous system that is enclosed within the cranium, continuous with the spinal cord, and composed of gray matter and white matter. It is the primary center for the regulation and control of bodily activities, receiving and interpreting sensory impulses, and transmitting information to the muscles and body organs. It is also the seat of consciousness, thought, memory, and emotion.
Brain coral - massive reef-building coral having a convoluted and furrowed surface Figure
Right - exactly
Here - at or in this place
Hand - the (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb


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

sexta-feira, 2 de abril de 2010

Inglês em quadrinhos - The other coast - Adrian Raeside

Glossary:
Squeaky -
Squirrel - a kind of arboreal rodent having a long bushy tail
Hard - arduous
Dawn - morning, the earliest period
Till - until
Dusk - the time of day immediately following sunset, crepuscule, twilight
To gather - to look for (food) in the nature
Nut - usually large hard-shelled seed
To scurry - to move about or proceed hurriedly
To save - to keep up and reserve for personal or special use
Rainy - marked by rain
Adviser - consultant, advisor, an expert who gives advice

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