In the know : understanding and using idioms
Cindy Leaney (2005)
A well-presented and easy to use book and CD presenting over 800 English idioms and their meanings.
Part l)Contexts (deals with particular topics or situations) Part 2)Concepts (deals with abstract themes such as danger, ability etc.) Part 3)Key words (idioms grouped around certain nouns).
A good resource to work through at a relaxed pace, absorbing idiomatic language to aid with comprehension of spoken and written English.
EN VOCAB 14; EN VOCAB 14(CD) Open access