WORD OF THE DAY (오늘의 단어): Aesthetic

Do you want to know what “aesthetic”  means? 이 단어의 뜻을 알고 싶어요? Check this out to find out what “aesthetic” means 이 글을 보세요. Answer (답): – a particular individual’s set of ideas about style and taste, along with its expression. Pronunciation (발음): [ es-thet-ik ] | Noun– Listen Sample Sentence (샘플 문장): “The beautiful foliage in South […]

IDIOM OF THE WEEK (금주의 숙어): “pure as the driven snow”

Can you guess the meaning of “pure as the driven snow” 가 무슨 의미인지 아시겠어요?  ANSWER (답): – Absolutely virtuous or chaste; unsullied by sin or immoral behavior. SAMPLE SENTENCE (샘플 문장): “Kate would never cheat on an exam—she’s pure as the driven snow.” IDIOM SOURCE ***Disclaimer: The IAMDouzone Blog doesn’t own any of the […]

WORD OF THE DAY (오늘의 단어): Archaic

Do you want to know what “archaic”  means? 이 단어의 뜻을 알고 싶어요? Check this out to find out what “archaic” means 이 글을 보세요. Answer (답): – Commonly used in an earlier time but rare in present-day usage except to suggest the older time, as in religious rituals or historical novels. Pronunciation (발음): [ ahr-key-ik ] | Adjective– […]

WORD OF THE DAY (오늘의 단어): Cackle

Do you want to know what “cackle”  means? 이 단어의 뜻을 알고 싶어요? Check this out to find out what “cackle” means 이 글을 보세요. Answer (답): – To laugh in a shrill, broken manner. Pronunciation (발음): [ kak-uh l ] | Verb – Listen Sample Sentence (샘플 문장): “I hate hearing her laugh— it sounds like a witch’s cackle!” […]

IDIOM OF THE WEEK (금주의 숙어): “skeleton in the closet”

Can you guess the meaning of “skeleton in the closet” 가 무슨 의미인지 아시겠어요?  ANSWER (답): – A secret that would cause embarrassment if it were known. SAMPLE SENTENCE (샘플 문장): “Almost everybody has a skeleton in the closet.” IDIOM SOURCE ***Disclaimer: The IAMDouzone Blog doesn’t own any of the pictures, videos, articles or excerpt […]

VOCABULARY TIPS (어휘 팁): HALLOWEEN IDIOMS THAT WILL SCARE YOU STIFF

Do you want to keep on improving your English speaking skills? (영어 말하기 스킬을 늘리고 싶나요?) Check out this video by Interactive English to learn some Halloween idioms. (이 비디오를 보세요.) For Duzon teachers and staff, please use the link below: \\duzonenh2\blog$\01 Blog Posting\2019\10_Oct\30\VT ***DISCLAIMER: The Iamdouzone Blog doesn’t own any of the pictures, videos, articles […]

WORD OF THE DAY (오늘의 단어): Eerie

Do you want to know what “eerie”  means? 이 단어의 뜻을 알고 싶어요? Check this out to find out what “eerie” means 이 글을 보세요. Answer (답): – Uncanny, so as to inspire superstitious fear; weird. Pronunciation (발음): [ eer-ee ] | Adjective – Listen Sample Sentence (샘플 문장): “This house is eerie; I would not be surprised if […]

IDIOM OF THE WEEK (금주의 숙어): “make one’s blood run cold”

Can you guess the meaning of “make one’s blood run cold” 가 무슨 의미인지 아시겠어요?  ANSWER (답): – Make someone feel very frightened. SAMPLE SENTENCE (샘플 문장): “The rage in her eyes made my blood run cold.” IDIOM SOURCE ***Disclaimer: The IAMDouzone Blog doesn’t own any of the pictures, videos, articles or excerpt of the […]

WORD OF THE DAY (오늘의 단어): Wistful

Do you want to know what “wistful”  means? 이 단어의 뜻을 알고 싶어요? Check this out to find out what “wistful” means 이 글을 보세요. Answer (답): – Characterized by melancholy; longing; yearning. Pronunciation (발음): [ wist-fuhl ] | Adjective – Listen Sample Sentence (샘플 문장): “I am not sad; there is just something about autumn that makes me […]