Metaphor is a figure of speech or literary device which transfers the qualities of one word to another. The implied comparison here is between two things which are seemingly unrelated but have an important thing in common. Example: His eyes were burning coals. (This is a metaphor where the coals are compared to the eyes.) Continue reading What are some commonly used metaphors for anger?Leave a Comment
Зацепинг — термин более распространенный в России, чем трейнсерфинг (от английского train surfing — сёрфинг на поезде или наружная езда).
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Jobs and work. Here are some words and phrases to talk about your job in English.
what do you do?
what do you do for a living?
what sort of work do you do?
what line of work are you in?
I’m a …
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Профессия — режиссер
A filmmaker is in charge of deciding what aspects of an actor or actresses’ portrayal of the scene need to be altered from the script. They provide the creative flair and edge that sets the movie apart. Giving directions to the actors and actresses is very important because often, the filmmaker is responsible for the tone that the movie takes. Continue reading What does a Filmmaker do? Перевод
Alexandr Pushkin (1799-1837) Winter morning Cold frost and sunshine: day of wonder! But you, my friend, are still in slumber — Wake up, my beauty,…Comments closed
We can’t quite decide if the world is growing worse, or if the reporters are just working harder. ~The Houghton Line, November 1965
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What is worth doing at all is worth doing well.
Если уж делать, так делать хорошо.
All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.
Мешай дело с бездельем, проживешь весь век с весельем. Continue reading Топ 50 английских пословиц о труде