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