It's Just an Expression

It’s Just an Expression explores the meaning and origin of common idioms in the English language, from “batting a thousand” to “bring home the bacon.” The series’ dual-level approach makes the books perfect for both striving readers as well as advanced learners looking for a fun and challenging read. Students will be enthralled “until the cows come home”!

Cover: All Pooped Out: And Other Gross Expressions
Cover: At the Eleventh Hour: And Other Expressions about Money and Numbers
Cover: Cool as a Cucumber: And Other Expressions about Food
Title   Lexile GRL ATOS Format Qty
All Pooped Out: And Other Gross Expressions 830 U 4.8
At the Eleventh Hour: And Other Expressions about Money and Numbers 770 T 4.6
Cool as a Cucumber: And Other Expressions about Food 790 T 4.5
Get Your Nose Out of Joint: And Other Medical Expressions 750 T 4.6
Keep Your Eye on the Ball: And Other Expressions about Sports 910 T 5.1
Put on Your Thinking Cap: And Other Expressions about School 670 T 4.6
Stick Out Like a Sore Thumb: And Other Expressions about Body Parts 770 T 4.7
Until the Cows Come Home: And Other Expressions about Animals 790 T 4.3
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  • New! Fall 2019
  • New! Spring 2019

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It's Just an Expression

It’s Just an Expression explores the meaning and origin of common idioms in the English language, from “batting a thousand” to “bring home the bacon.” The series’ dual-level approach makes the books perfect for both striving readers as well as advanced learners looking… View →