Archive for junho 24th, 2016


The challenges of teaching and learning idiomatic expressions (idioms) – Ricardo Madureira

Idiomatic expressions pose an exciting challenge to students because their individual words take on a new meaning when the expression is considered as a whole and what is more, some expressions are completely opaque (that is, obscure in meaning), even when the students know every word the idiom is made up of. Taken from …