Idiom Attack Vol. 1 - Everyday Living (Sim. Chinese Edition): How to Talk Your Way Through Idiom-Infested Waters: Everyday Living (Chinese Edition)

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Idiom Attack 1 - Everyday Living (Simplified Chinese Edition)

战胜词组攻击 1 - 日常生活

English Idioms for ESL Learners: With 300+ Idioms in 25 Themed Chapters

Are you confused by common sayings in the English language? Discover the hidden meanings of English idioms to help you communicate with confidence.

Are you worried that you're missing out on the conversation? Do you want to strengthen your English language skills? As ESL educators, Peter Liptak, Matthew Douma, and Jay Douma have decades of teaching experience across the world. After helping classrooms full of students navigate the treacherous waters of the English language, they've created a series of books to help you too

Idiom Attack: Everyday Living (Simplified Chinese Edition)

is a densely-packed resource that contains 300+ of the most common and relevant idioms for living, loving and doing business in North America in both English and Simplified Chinese. Through Idiom Attack, you'll discover definitions, contextualized examples, and practice questions. Before you know it, you'll be using English language idioms in your own everyday conversations like a native English speaker and impressing people with your business English.

In Idiom Attack, you'll discover:

  • The three-step training process will help you quickly learn new concepts in English with translations in Simplified Chinese
  • Easy-to-follow sections are separated by topic to help you find exactly what you're looking for
  • Clear meme-like illustrations help boost your memorization of idioms and their usage
  • Convenient stories, crosswords, and fill-in-the-blank worksheets at the end of each chapter improve your English retention and conversational abilities
  • A collection of idioms commonly found in the workplace, and much, much more

Idiom Attack is a must-have tool for ESL learners at intermediate and advanced levels. If you like easy-to-use guides, multi-format approaches to learning, and expert advice, then you'll love Peter Liptak, Matthew Douma, and Jay Douma's in-depth look at American idioms.


  • 为你的英语弹药库增加300个核心关键俗语
  • 25个主题及每天必备的词组一次到位
  • 3阶段训练让你学得又快又轻松

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From Beginning to End 自始至终
sleep like a log not sleep a wink sleepyhead get up on the wrong side of the bed
hit the sack crash
Weather Conditions 天气状况
Going to School 去上学
Gone Shopping 去逛街
Traffic Travel Turns 交通与路况
Dining 用餐
Special Dates Events 特殊日子与大事
Making Conversation 谈天说地
He Said She Said 他说她也说
Human Interaction 人际交流
Family Matters 家事
Visiting Friends 拜访朋友
Social Invitations 社交邀请
Relaxing 社交邀请


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About the author (2010)

Peter N. Liptak came to Asia in 1995 to teach English, then started learning Korean and working as a writer and copywriter. As a poet and teacher of English, his desire to help people around the globe in their struggles with the untamed beauty of the English language has led to teaching at universities and the writing of language acquisition books. After finishing a Master?s in Korean Studies at Yonsei University, Peter involved himself with several other writing projects including a series of children?s books, a translation of Korean poetry into English and a website helping foreign nationals to become acclimated to Korea and its culture. Currently, Peter enjoys exploring the world while training for triathlons, mountain biking, and competing in ultra-marathons while raising money for orphans to experience outdoor activities.

Matthew DoumaMatthew Douma grew up in a small rural town in Southern Canada. Ever since his early childhood years, Matthew has had a deep interest in Asia and made his first visit when he was just fifteen years old. As an avid outdoorsman and adventurer, Matthew enjoys sports of all sorts including Taekwondo. Matthew also has a passion for mountain climbing, sailing and writing as hobbies. Residing in Seoul with his lovely wife Sun Hee and daughter Ennik, he works as an English education consultant and author of English educational material.

Jay DoumaAn elementary school teacher since 1999, Jay enjoys writing stories and collaborating with his brother on creative projects. Currently teaching grade five and physical education in Ontario, Canada, Jay enjoys spending time with his wife Christa and daughter Emma at their home on Lake Erie when not working.

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