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Intercultural Communication: Watching Those Pesky Idioms. Many languages have idiomatic expressions that do not always make sense to outsiders. YOUR TASK. Explain in simple English what the following idiomatic expressions mean. Assume that you are explaining them to snonnative speakers of English a. thinking out of the box b. bottleneck c. connect the dots d. hellon wheels e. drop the ball f. get your act together g. stay the course h. in the limelight i. low on the totem pole

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Mary Ellen Guffey + 1 other
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11th Edition
Mary Ellen Guffey + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337386494

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Intercultural Communication: Watching Those Pesky Idioms.

Many languages have idiomatic expressions that do not always make sense to outsiders.

YOUR TASK. Explain in simple English what the following idiomatic expressions mean. Assume that you are explaining them to snonnative speakers of English

a. thinking out of the box

b. bottleneck

c. connect the dots

d. hellon wheels

e. drop the ball

f. get your act together

g. stay the course

h. in the limelight

i. low on the totem pole

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