Expressions and vocabulary with BOOK
The English word book is used in many situations with a number of meanings:
– something put between the pages of a book to mark a page
- – The bookmark fell out of the book and Mark couldn’t find the page he wanted
in someone’s good books
– in favour with someone
- – I’m in Mum’s good books because I helped her to do the gardening.
– a small card, or voucher, that can be exchanged for books at a bookshop
- – I always give my grandchildren a book token for their birthdays so that they can choose a book they like
1 an insect that eats the binding and paste of a book.
2 a person who is very fond, perhaps overly so, of reading and study
- – Geoffrey is a real bookworm, I’m not sure that he’s capable of holding a conversation.
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