domingo, 18 de dezembro de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Garfield - Jim Davis

Glossary:
To bring - to carry, convey, or take (something or someone) to a designated place or person
Over - to one's place of residence or business
Batch - an amount produced at one baking
Holiday - a day free from work that one may spend at leisure, especially a day on which custom or the law dictates a halting of general business activity to commemorate or celebrate a particular event
Fudge - a soft rich candy made of sugar, milk, butter, and flavoring.
Mouth - the body opening through which an animal takes in food.

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

terça-feira, 6 de dezembro de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Peanuts - Charles M. Schulz

Glossary:
To hate - to detest
To lie - to be or place oneself at rest in a flat, horizontal, or recumbent position
Awake - completely conscious; not in a state of sleep.
Mind - the human consciousness that originates in the brain and is manifested especially in thought, perception, emotion, will, memory, and imagination
To wander - to proceed in an irregular course; meander
Troubled - characterized by or indicative of distress or affliction or danger or need

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

quarta-feira, 30 de novembro de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Garfield - Jim Davis

Glossary:
Fine (informal) - very well
Truck - any of various heavy motor vehicles designed for carrying or pulling loads
Nourishment - food, aliment

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

segunda-feira, 21 de novembro de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Calvin & Hobbes - Bill Waterson

Glossary:
Typerwriter - a keyboard machine for writing mechanically in characters resembling print
Hope - a person, thing etc that one is relying on for help
To lay - to reside or to be found
To crawl - to move slowly on the hands and knees or by dragging the body along the ground; creep
To jump - to leap or spring clear of the ground or other surface by using the muscles in the legs and feet
Bug - an insect or similar organism, such as a centipede or an earwig
Letter - a written or printed communication addressed to a person
Grandma (informal) - grandmother, the mother of one's father or mother

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

domingo, 13 de novembro de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Peanuts - Charles M. Schulz


Glossary:
To envy - feel envious towards; admire enviously
Envious - painfully desirous of another's advantages
To seem - to give the impression of being; appear
Glad - happy and pleased; contented
Raging - characterized by violent and forceful activity or movement; very intense
Turmoil - a state of extreme confusion or agitation; commotion or tumult

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

quinta-feira, 10 de novembro de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Monty - Jim Meddick

Glossary:
Lil'l - Little
To crown (verb) - To put a crown or garland on the head of.
Crown - an ornamental circlet or head covering, often made of precious metal set with jewels and worn as a symbol of sovereignty
Puppy - a young dog
Heck - a mild exclamation of surprise, irritation. Euphemism of hell.
Puppetry - the art of making puppets and presenting puppet shows.
Puppet - a small figure of a person or animal, having a cloth body and hollow head, designed to be fitted over and manipulated by the hand.

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

quarta-feira, 2 de novembro de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Calvin & Hobbes - Bill Waterson

Glossary:
UFO - an unidentified flying object.
Keep your eyes peeled/skinned - to watch very carefully for something
Bound to do something - certain to do something; destined to do something
Sooner or later - at some time in the future
Slavery - the state of one bound in servitude as the property of a slaveholder or household.
Cruiser - a large fast warship; smaller than a battleship and larger than a destroyer

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

segunda-feira, 24 de outubro de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Liberty Meadows - Frank Cho

Glossary:
Stomach - the abdomen or belly
Bag - a container of flexible material, such as paper, plastic, or leather, that is used for carrying or storing items
Candy - a rich sweet confection made with sugar and often flavored or combined with fruits or nut
Monkey - any of various long-tailed, medium-sized members of the order Primates, including the macaques, baboons, guenons, capuchins, marmosets, and tamarins and excluding the anthropoid apes and the prosimians
Ass - anus

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

sexta-feira, 21 de outubro de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Monty - Jim Meddick

Glossary:
Living - the condition or action of maintaining life
Unruly - difficult or impossible to discipline, control, or rule.
To slobber - to let saliva drivel from the mouth
To suppose - to consider to be probable or likely
To laugh - to show or feel amusement or good humor
Combos - a type of snack LINK
Treat - something, such as one's food or entertainment, that is paid for by someone else.

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

quarta-feira, 19 de outubro de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Calvin & Hobbes - Bill Waterson

Glossary:
Bedtime - the time at which one goes to bed
Bed - a piece of furniture for reclining and sleeping, typically consisting of a flat, rectangular frame and a mattress resting on springs.
Busy - occupied
Once upon a time - a long time ago
Way - an individual or personal manner of behaving, acting, or doing
Sick of - bored by or annoyed with through excessive exposure
To lock - to confine or exclude by or as if by means of a lock
Basement - the lowest habitable story of a building, usually below ground level.
Ever - always

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

quarta-feira, 12 de outubro de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Garfield - Jim Davis

Glossary:
To shrink - to become or cause to become smaller in size
Thank goodness - I am pleased or happy. Usage notes: often used instead of the more offensive idiom thank God
To fit - to be the proper size and shape for:
Though - despite the fact that; although

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

quarta-feira, 5 de outubro de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Space avalanche - Eoin Ryan

Glossary:
To face - to overcome by confronting boldly or bravely
Fear - a reason for dread or apprehension
To breathe - to inhale and exhale (air, for example) during respiration
Deep - coming from or penetrating to a depth
To become - to come to be; develop or grow into

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

domingo, 25 de setembro de 2011

terça-feira, 20 de setembro de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Peanuts - Charles M. Schulz

Glossary:
Nook - a hidden or secluded spot
Cranny - a long narrow depression in a surface
Nooks and crannies (expression) - details
Bay - a body of water partially enclosed by land but with a wide mouth, affording access to the sea

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

quinta-feira, 15 de setembro de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Garfield - Jim Davis

Glossary:
How come (informal) - what is the reason that?
To bat - to hit with or as if with a bat
Rather - more willingly; preferably
Fat - thick; large

References:
ww.thefreedictionary.com

quarta-feira, 7 de setembro de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Garfield - Jim Davis

Glossary:
Squeak - A short shrill cry or sound, such as that made by a mouse or a rusty hinge
Narrow - barely adequate or successful

References:
http://www.thefreedictionary.com

segunda-feira, 22 de agosto de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Marmaduke - Brad Anderson


Glossary:
Heart -capacity for sympathy or generosity; compassion
To invite - to ask for the presence or participation of
Homeless - having no home or haven.
To stay - to continue to be; remain
Dry - free from liquid or moisture

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

segunda-feira, 15 de agosto de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Calvin & Hobbes - Bill Waterson

Glossary:
Strength - the quality or state of being strong (physically powerful)
To place - to put in or as if in a particular place or position; set
Pea - the seed of this plant, used as a vegetable. LINK
Edge - the area or part away from the middle; an extremity
Spoon - a utensil consisting of a small, shallow bowl on a handle, used in preparing, serving, or eating food
To climb - to go up
Tiny - very small

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

segunda-feira, 8 de agosto de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Calvin & Hobbes - Bill Waterson

Glossary:
To look - To seem or appear to be
Right - correct
Directions - an instruction or series of instructions for doing or finding something
Anti-aircraft - of or relating to defence against machines capable of flying
Gun - a weapon consisting of a metal tube from which a projectile is fired at high velocity into a relatively flat trajectory
To run into - To collide with

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

segunda-feira, 1 de agosto de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - FoxTrot - Bill Amend

Glossary:
To squirt - to eject liquid in a jet
To feel (felt) - to perceive as a physical sensation
Weather - the state of the atmosphere at a particular time and place
Super soaker - a brand of recreational water gun (link)

References:
http://en.wikipedia.org
http://thefreedictionary.com

domingo, 24 de julho de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Monty - Jim Meddick

Glossary:
To track somebody down - to pursue or search for (someone or something) until it is caught or found
To ditch - to get rid of; discard
To track - to observe or monitor the course of (aircraft, for example), as by radar.

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

domingo, 10 de julho de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Peanuts - Charles Schulz

Glossary:
Bone - the dense, semirigid, porous, calcified connective tissue forming the major portion of the skeleton of most vertebrates.
Maybe - perhaps; possibly

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

domingo, 3 de julho de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Monty - Jim Meddick

Glossary:
Hammock - a hanging, easily swung length of canvas or heavy netting suspended between two trees or other supports and used as a seat or bed
To look out - to be watchful or careful; take care
Lawn chair - a seat for one person left outside for use on a lawn or in a garden

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

terça-feira, 21 de junho de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Marmaduke - Brad Anderson

Glossary:
To nod - lower and raise one's head slightly and briefly, especially in greeting, assent, or understanding, or as a signal.
To yawn - involuntarily open one's mouth wide and inhale deeply due to tiredness or boredom

Reference:
www.wordreference.com

domingo, 12 de junho de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Garfield - Jim Davis

Glossary:
To beat up - to strike or kick (a person), usually repeatedly, so as to inflict severe physical damage
Ever - at all times; always
Sick - mentally ill or disturbed
Bedtime - the time at which one goes to bed

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

domingo, 5 de junho de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Calvin & Hobbes - Bill Waterson

Glossary;
Hopelessly - irremediably
Fortunately - by good luck, happily
Motto - a brief statement used to express a principle, goal, or ideal
Backpack - a knapsack (bag) that is worn on a person's back, as to carry camping supplies
To stay out - to remain away from home
Hungry - experiencing a desire or need for food.

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

quarta-feira, 25 de maio de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Natural Selection - Russ Wallace

Glossary:
Hiker - a foot traveler; someone who goes on an extended walk (for pleasure)
Long story short - to make a long story short
Left (past tense of to leave) - to cause to remain behind

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

domingo, 15 de maio de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Liberty Meadows - Frank Cho

Glossary:
To give the slip (slang) - to escape the pursuit of.
Thank goodness - used in exclamations of relief
To drive nuts - to annoy or irritate someone
Canvas - a piece of such fabric on which a painting, especially an oil painting, is executed

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

quarta-feira, 4 de maio de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - BC - Mastroianni and Hart


Glossary:
To chase - to follow rapidly in order to catch or overtake; pursue
Tail - the posterior part of an animal, especially when elongated and extending beyond the trunk or main part of the body
Fun - a source of enjoyment, amusement, or pleasure
Try - an attempt; an effort

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

quinta-feira, 28 de abril de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Dilbert - Scott Adams

Glossary:
Recovery - the act of regaining or saving something lost
To snap - to suffer a physical or mental breakdown, especially while under stress
Pin - personal identification number
Code -a system of symbols, letters, or words given certain arbitrary meanings, used for transmitting messages requiring secrecy or brevity

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

segunda-feira, 18 de abril de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Calvin & Hobbes - Bill Waterson

Glossary:
Ever - at any time
To notice - to perceive with the mind; detect
To bring up - to introduce into discussion; mention
Subject - the predominant theme or topic, as of a book, discussion, etc.

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

domingo, 10 de abril de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Monty - Jim Meddick

Glossary:
Bunch (informal) - A group of people usually having a common interest or association
Fit -physically sound; healthy
Smug - excessively self-satisfied or complacent
To show off - to display or behave in an ostentatious or conspicuous way.
Tan - the brown colour produced by the skin after intensive exposure to ultraviolet rays, esp those of the sun
Talon - the claw of a bird of prey
To flaunt - to exhibit ostentatiously or shamelessly

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

quarta-feira, 30 de março de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Momma - Mell Lazarus

Glossary:
Rotten - morally corrupt or despicable
Toll - an amount of loss or damage suffered, eg as a result of disaster

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

domingo, 27 de março de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Garfield - Jim Davis

Glossary:
To burn - to damage or injure by fire, heat, radiation, electricity, or a caustic agent
Eggplant - an Indian plant (Solanum melongena var. esculenta) cultivated for its large edible, ovoid, glossy, usually purple-skinned fruit. Figure
Casserole - a dish, usually of earthenware, glass, or cast iron, in which food is both baked and served
Grieving - sorrowful through loss or deprivation

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

domingo, 20 de março de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Monty - Jim Meddick

Glossary:
To shoot (informal) - play a game of (pool, golf...)
Pool - a game played on a billiard table using two sets of seven balls together with one black ball and a white cue ball
Right - exactly
To owe - to have an obligation to pay (money or goods) to (someone) in return for something received

References:
www.wordreference.com

quarta-feira, 9 de março de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Calvin & Hobbes - Bill Waterson

Glossary:
To become - to undergo a change
To happen - to occur
Whole - constituting the full amount, extent, or duration
Faith - belief that does not rest on logical proof or material evidence
Less - lower in importance, esteem, or rank
Lawyer - one whose profession is to give legal advice and assistance to clients and represent them in court or in other legal matters
To excuse - to free, as from an obligation or duty; exempt

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

segunda-feira, 28 de fevereiro de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Dilbert - Scott Adams

Glossary:
Lawyer - one whose profession is to give legal advice and assistance to clients and represent them in court or in other legal matters
Hurry - a condition of urgency making it necessary to hurry
To claim - to demand, ask for, or take as one's own or one's due
To harvest - to extract from a culture or a living or recently deceased body, especially for transplantation
Hole - a hollowed place in something solid; a cavity or pit:

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

sexta-feira, 18 de fevereiro de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Momma - Mell Lazarus

Glossary:
Grouch - a habitually complaining or irritable person;
To hold - to keep from departing or getting away
Grudge - a deep-seated feeling of resentment or rancor

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

segunda-feira, 7 de fevereiro de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Adam@Home - Brian Basset

Glossary:
Nail - the horny plate covering part of the dorsal surface of the fingers or toes
Clippers - a hand tool with two cutting blades for clipping fingernails, hedges, etc.
Hedge - a row of closely planted shrubs or low-growing trees forming a fence or boundary

References:
www.wordreference.com

segunda-feira, 31 de janeiro de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Liberty Meadows - Frank Cho


Glossary:
Nose - the part of the human face or the forward part of the head of other vertebrates that contains the nostrils and organs of smell and forms the beginning of the respiratory tract.
Hair - any of the cylindrical, keratinized, often pigmented filaments characteristically growing from the epidermis of a mammal
Quick - moving or functioning rapidly and energetically; speedy.
Do the trick - to do exactly what is needed

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

segunda-feira, 24 de janeiro de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Momma - Mell Lazarus


Glossary:
To bring - to carry, convey, lead, or cause to go along to another place
Laundry - things to be washed
To knit - to make (a fabric or garment) by intertwining yarn or thread in a series of connected loops either by hand, with knitting needles, or on a machine.

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com
www.wordreference.com

segunda-feira, 10 de janeiro de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Garfield - Jim Davis

Glossary:
Full - containing or holding as much or as many as possible; having no empty space.
To leak out - To permit the escape, entry, or passage of something through a breach or flaw

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

quinta-feira, 6 de janeiro de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Monty - Jim Meddick

Glossary:
Intake - ingestion, the process of taking food into the body through the mouth (as by eating)
Ratio - a relationship between two quantities, normally expressed as the quotient of one divided by the other
Increase - increment
Fat - a soft greasy substance occurring in organic tissue and consisting of a mixture of lipids (mostly triglycerides)
Insulation - a material that reduces or prevents the transmission of heat
On the other hand - as another point of view; from another standpoint

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

sábado, 1 de janeiro de 2011

Inglês em quadrinhos - Liberty Meadows - Frank Cho

Glossary:
Snack - a hurried or light meal
Fair - in a proper or legal manner
Nasty - very unpleasant or annoying
Holy buckets - a phrase commonly used by very un-corrupted and sweet young-old women, to convey a feeling of surprise or amazement.

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