quarta-feira, 5 de setembro de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - BC - Mastroianni and Hart

Glossary:
To get up - to rise to one's feet; stand up
To seem - to give the impression of being; appear
Pointless - lacking meaning; senseless
To follow - to keep under surveillance

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

domingo, 19 de agosto de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Peanuts - Charles M. Schulz

Glossary:
Standard - an accepted or approved example of something against which others are judged or measured
To set - to put into a certain place or abstract location
Pleading - imploring, begging
Able - capable

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

domingo, 5 de agosto de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Calvin & Hobbes - Bill Waterson

Glossary:
Pool - a structure, often a concrete-lined excavation of rectangular shape, that is filled with water and used for swimming.
Lap - one circuit of a racecourse or track

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

sábado, 21 de julho de 2012

Ingles em quadrinhos - Garfield - Jim Davis

Glossary:
To beware - to be on guard against; be cautious of
To bark - to give a bark (the sharp explosive cry of a dog)
Indeed - used to emphasize a statement, description, or response

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


domingo, 8 de julho de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - DIlbert - Scott Adams

Glossary:
Fancy - of superior grade; fine
Place - a business establishment
Afraid - filled with regret or concern. Used especially to soften an unpleasant statement
Complimentary - given free to repay a favor or as an act of courtesy
To wear - to carry or have on the person as covering, adornment, or protection
Beaver - a large aquatic rodent of the genus Castor, having thick brown fur, webbed hind feet, a broad flat tail, and sharp incisors adapted for gnawing bark, felling trees, and constructing dams and underwater lodges
Clown - a buffoon or jester who entertains by jokes, antics, and tricks in a circus, play, or other presentation
Narrowly - by a very little
To avoid - to prevent from happening


References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

domingo, 1 de julho de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Dilbert - Scott Adams

Glossary:
To realize - to comprehend completely or correctly
To bask -  to take great pleasure or satisfaction
Wisdom - accumulated knowledge, erudition, or enlightenment

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

segunda-feira, 11 de junho de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Calvin & Hobbes - Bill Waterson

Glossary:
Right - exactly; just
Yikes - used to express mild fear or surprise
Loafer  - a person who avoids work; idler
Either - the one or the other
To pound - to beat, to strike repeatedly and forcefully
To hit - to strike, to deal a blow to, either with the hand or with an instrument
To hurt - to have or produce a feeling of physical pain or discomfort

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

segunda-feira, 4 de junho de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Peanuts - Charles M. Schulz

Glossary:
Off - Distant or removed; farther
To leave (left = past tense)  - to go out of or away from

To miss - to feel the lack or loss of
To suppose - to consider to be probable or likely
To guess - to expect, believe, or suppose
Sigh - suspiration

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

domingo, 27 de maio de 2012

Inglês em quadrihos - Liberty Meadows - Frank Cho

Glossary:
Folks (informal) - people in general.
Shaft - a long, narrow, often vertical passage sunk into the earth, as for mining ore; a tunnel.
To flood - to become inundated or submerged.

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

terça-feira, 15 de maio de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Calvin & Hobbes - Bill Waterson

Glossay:
Outta (informal) -  out of

Doormat (slang) - one who submits meekly to domination or mistreatment by others.
Unless - except under the circumstances that; except on the condition that
To allow - to permit
To refuse - to decline to accept
To budge - to move very slightly
To shove - to push someone or something with force.
Dumb - conspicuously unintelligent; stupid
Advice - opinion about what could or should be done about a situation or problem; counsel

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

domingo, 6 de maio de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Calvin & Hobbes - Bill Waterson

Glossary:
To ask - to make inquiry; seek information

Whence - from where; from what place
To come - 1- to originate or be derived; 2 - to arrive by movement or by making progress
Room - one part of a house or building, usually used for a particular purpose
Ya - You
Later - subsequently; afterward
Heck - used as an intensive [euphemistic for hell]
Paul Gaguin  - a leading French Post-Impressionist artist (link)

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


sábado, 28 de abril de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Monty - Jim Meddick

Glossary:


Bro - friend; pal.
Game-changer - a person, an idea or an event that completely changes the way a situation develops
 To reassess - to revise, re-evaluate

Wand - a stick or baton used by a magician, conjurer, or diviner
Curse - harm resulting from an appeal to a supernatural power
To grow up - to become an adult.

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com
http://oald8.oxfordlearnersdictionaries.com/dictionary

quinta-feira, 19 de abril de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Garfield - Jim Davis

Glossary:
Quiz - a questioning or an inquiry
To ask - to put a question to
Ready - prepared or available for service, action, or progress
Dipwad - a person who lacks intellect (a dumbass)

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com
www.urbandictionary.com

quarta-feira, 11 de abril de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Calvin & Hobbes - Bill Waterson

Glossary:
To raise - to move to a higher position; elevate
Ante - a price to be paid, especially as one's share; cost
Enough - sufficient to meet a need or satisfy a desire; adequate
Buck - a dollar
Cold cash - money readily at hand
Up front - paid or due in advance

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

quarta-feira, 4 de abril de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Garfield - Jim Davis

Glossary:
To smash - to break (something) into pieces suddenly, noisily, and violently; shatter.
Ringtone - a digital sound file that a telephone plays to indicate an incoming call.
To trust - to believe
Place - an area with definite or indefinite boundaries; a portion of space

References:

sexta-feira, 30 de março de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Eek! - Scott Nickel

Glossary:
Usual - regularly or customarily used
Onion - a bulbous plant (Allium cepa) cultivated worldwide as a vegetable (picture)
Fly - any of numerous two-winged insects of the order Diptera, especially any of the family Muscidae, which includes the housefly (picture)

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

terça-feira, 20 de março de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Peanuts - Charles M. Schulz

Glossary:
After - following, on the track of
To chase - to follow rapidly in order to catch or overtake; pursue
Blanket - a large piece of woven material used as a covering for warmth, especially on a bed
To dream - to conceive of; imagine
To crack up - to have a mental or physical breakdown

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

quarta-feira, 14 de março de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Calvin & Hobbes - Bill Waterson

Glossary:
Establishment - An established social order, as a controlling group in a given field of activity
To pretend - to give a false appearance of; feign
Posturing - the trait of being unduly vain and conceited; false pride
To endorse - to give approval or sanction to
Soft drink - soda pop, nonalcoholic beverage (usually carbonated)
Give me a break - it is difficult to believe this is true or real
Fortunately - it is fortunate that; luckily
Youth - young people collectively
Stuff - thing
Easy-listening muzak - "elevator music", instrumental arrangements of popular music designed for playing in shopping malls, grocery stores, department stores, telephone systems, airports, doctors' and dentists' offices, and elevators

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com
www.wikipedia.com

domingo, 11 de março de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Monty - Jim Meddick

Glossary:
To happen - to do or be something by chance
Tweezers - small pincers, usually of metal, used for plucking or handling small objects

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

quinta-feira, 8 de março de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Calvin & Hobbes - Bill Waterson

Glossary:
darn - a euphemistic word for damn ; used to express anger, irritation, contempt, or disappointment

Reference:
www.thefreeedictionary.com

domingo, 4 de março de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Liberty Meadows - Frank Cho

Glossary:
Rotten - being in a state of putrefaction or decay; decomposed.
Set - ready, prepared for action

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

quinta-feira, 1 de março de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Garfield - Jim Davis

Glossary:
Waiter - One who serves at a table, as in a restaurant
Roll - A small rounded portion of bread
Hunch - An intuitive feeling or a premonition
Pie - A layer cake having cream, custard, or jelly filling

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

terça-feira, 28 de fevereiro de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Calvin & Hobbes - Bill Watterson

Glossary:
Advice - recommendation as to appropriate choice of action; counsel
To doubt - to be inclined to disbelieve
Tub - a relatively large open container that you fill with water and use to wash the body

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

sábado, 25 de fevereiro de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Garfield - Jim Davis


Glossary:
Dinner - The chief meal of the day, eaten in the evening or at midday
Burp - a reflex that expels gas noisily from the stomach through the mouth

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

terça-feira, 7 de fevereiro de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Calvin & Hobbes - Bill Waterson

Glossary:
To grow up - to become an adult
To stay - to continue to be in a place or condition
Way - a state or condition
Room - a space that is or may be occupied
Improvement - a change for the better; progress in development
Luck - the chance happening of fortunate or adverse events; fortune
Hard - with great distress, grief, or bitterness

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

segunda-feira, 30 de janeiro de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Monty - Jim Meddick

Glossary:
Whadda y'mean - What do you mean
To mean - to have as a purpose or an intention; intend
Filthy - obscene
Typo - a typographical error

Reference:
www.thefreedictionary.com

sexta-feira, 20 de janeiro de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Peanuts - Charles M. Schulz

Glossary:
Rats - an exclamation of rejection or disdain
Lonely - characterized by aloneness; solitary

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com

sexta-feira, 13 de janeiro de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - Calvin & Hobbes - Bill Waterson

Glossary:
Ouija board - also known as a spirit/fire key board or talking board, it is a flat board marked with the letters of the alphabet, the numbers 0-9, the words "yes", "no", "hello" and "goodbye" and various symbols and graphics. It uses a planchette (small heart-shaped piece of wood) or movable indicator to indicate the spirit's message by spelling it out on the board during a séance.
To head - to aim, point, or turn in a certain direction
Cheater - someone who leads you to believe something that is not true

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

terça-feira, 3 de janeiro de 2012

Inglês em quadrinhos - BC - Matroianni & Hart

Glossary:
Aside - not taken into account or excluded from consideration
Binge (informal) - a bout of excessive eating or drinking
To stick - to remain firm, determined, or resolute

References:
www.thefreedictionary.com