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The Resource Ack--there's a bug in my ear! : (and other sayings that just aren't true), written by Cynthia Klingel ; illustrated by Mernie Gallagher-Cole

Ack--there's a bug in my ear! : (and other sayings that just aren't true), written by Cynthia Klingel ; illustrated by Mernie Gallagher-Cole

Label
Ack--there's a bug in my ear! : (and other sayings that just aren't true)
Title
Ack--there's a bug in my ear!
Title remainder
(and other sayings that just aren't true)
Statement of responsibility
written by Cynthia Klingel ; illustrated by Mernie Gallagher-Cole
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thanks to whimsical illustrations and everyday examples, kids can finally discover the true meanings behind some of the world's strangest idioms, such as "Put a bug in one's ear."
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Amoroso, Cynthia
Dewey number
428.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PE1460
LC item number
.K683 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Sayings and phrases
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • Figures of speech
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Ack--there's a bug in my ear! : (and other sayings that just aren't true), written by Cynthia Klingel ; illustrated by Mernie Gallagher-Cole
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Ants in your pants -- At the end of my rope -- Bee in your bonnet -- Blow off steam -- Bug in your ear -- Cat got your tongue? -- A chip off the old block -- Cold shoulder -- Cut to the chase -- The early bird catches the worm -- Feather your own nest -- A fly in the ointment -- Get up on the wrong side of the bed -- Green with envy -- His nose is out of joint -- Keep your chin up -- Lead you by the nose -- Loaded for bear -- Many happy returns -- Mum's the word! -- On the tip of your tongue -- Out of touch -- Pass with flying colors -- The pot calling the kettle black -- Push the envelope -- Rings a bell -- Sitting in the catbird seat -- Start the ball rolling -- Take it with a grain of salt -- Tip of the iceberg -- Under the weather -- Up my alley -- Where there's smoke there's fire
Control code
ocm82172819
Dimensions
21 x 25 cm.
Extent
24 p.
Isbn
9781592969029
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007004213
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)82172819
Label
Ack--there's a bug in my ear! : (and other sayings that just aren't true), written by Cynthia Klingel ; illustrated by Mernie Gallagher-Cole
Publication
Contents
Ants in your pants -- At the end of my rope -- Bee in your bonnet -- Blow off steam -- Bug in your ear -- Cat got your tongue? -- A chip off the old block -- Cold shoulder -- Cut to the chase -- The early bird catches the worm -- Feather your own nest -- A fly in the ointment -- Get up on the wrong side of the bed -- Green with envy -- His nose is out of joint -- Keep your chin up -- Lead you by the nose -- Loaded for bear -- Many happy returns -- Mum's the word! -- On the tip of your tongue -- Out of touch -- Pass with flying colors -- The pot calling the kettle black -- Push the envelope -- Rings a bell -- Sitting in the catbird seat -- Start the ball rolling -- Take it with a grain of salt -- Tip of the iceberg -- Under the weather -- Up my alley -- Where there's smoke there's fire
Control code
ocm82172819
Dimensions
21 x 25 cm.
Extent
24 p.
Isbn
9781592969029
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007004213
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)82172819

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