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IDIOMS and PROVERBS

POEMS

(Updated on 29/03/2016)




IDIOMS and PROVERBS :

 

  • Pulling on Your 'Heartstrings' - Text + Audio + Pictures
    "Americans celebrate Valentine’s Day on February 14. It is a day for love and hearts can be seen everywhere!
    So, naturally, I had my heart set on producing a completely new program about heart expressions. I really wanted to do it!"

    (learningenglish.voanews.com)
  • Newborn by Elbow :
    "I'll be as deaf as a post"

    (sing365.com)
  • An apple a day keeps the doctor away.

 

  • A good laugh and a long sleep are the best cures in the doctor's book. (Irish proverb)

 

  • Violent & Funky by Infectious Grooves :
    "A penny saved is a penny earned, but a stolen case of beers gets you a hell of a lot drunker
    Early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy wealthy and boring"

    (Proverb : 'Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy wealthy and wise')
  • Louise by Human League :
    "It's not always true that time heals all wounds"

 

 

POEMS :

 

 

  • This little piggy, a poem written and read by Felix Dennis.
    He "explains why flu is a good subject for a poem."
    (sabironlangues.typepad.fr)

  • SNEEZE
    "Mémorise ce poème et interroge-toi... Clique sur le texte pour qu'il s'efface!"
    (Hervé Humbert)