Suffixes – Cont.

In our last post, https://idiomanet.com.ar/2022/05/31/suffixes, we discussed suffixes as a resource for increasing vocabulary. Today, we will be dealing with prefixes. Prefixes are letters or groups of letters which, added…

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Suffixes

Suffixes are letters or groups of letters which, added at the end of a word, make up a new word. There are suffixes that build nouns, others build adjectives and…

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Money Idioms

According to Cambridge Dictionary (www.cambridge.org), an idiom is: a group of words in a fixed order that has a particular meaning that is different from the meanings of each word on its own. In English there are a huge number of idioms…

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Holy Week

These days Christian countries are celebrating the Holy Week (Semana Santa). It starts on Palm Sunday (Domingo de Ramos); it is the Sunday right before Easter. This is a reminder…

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Las Abreviaturas en los Diccionarios de Inglés

Hace poco escribimos un artículo sobre las abreviaturas más frecuentes en los diccionarios monolingües de español (podés verlo acá: https://idiomanet.com.ar/2022/03/16/abreviaturas/). E inmediatamente, como buenos docentes de idiomas, decidimos hacer otra…

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International Women’s Day

March 8th: International Women’s Day This year, the International Women’s Day’s official website (https://www.internationalwomensday.com/Theme) suggests the following theme: #BreakTheBias Imagine a gender equal world. A world free of bias, stereotypes,…

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Carnival

The word “Carnival” may derive from the Latin carne levare, which means to remove meat. This is because Carnival is celebrated right before Lent, when Christians are not supposed to…

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Valentine’s Day

On February 14th, some countries celebrate St Valentine’s Day, or Valentine’s Day, for short. People show their affection by sending chocolate, flowers and gifts to their special person. Story goes…

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