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Recommended Library Guides and Databases
This guide will help you find information about English literature and literary criticism. There is a writing and grammar page under Finding Websites that will be helpful if you feel comfortable with the language but want to improve your writing.
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Books & Videos you may want to use
The American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms, Second Edition by
Call Number: PE2839 .A47 2013
"Senior moment" "Think outside the box"—idioms like these can't be understood just from the words that make them up. This dictionary explores the meanings of idioms, proverbs, and figures of speech. English language learners will find this dictionary especially useful.
Business Idioms in America by
Call Number: PE1115 .S795 2012 ebk ebooks on EBSCOhost
The online book includes
* Over 2,000 essential business idioms and phrases
* Real-world business conflicts and cultural insights
* Real-world business English spoken in real-world business offices
Are you ready to step up to the plate and hit it out of the park? Are you ready to swim with the sharks and take it to the next level? If so, this book is for you.
Public Speaking: Time to Stand. by
Dr. Tina Dupree, president of the Motivational Training Center and founder of the Professional Speakers Network, shares her proven techniques for building confidence as a public speaker.