Historical and social background on the shaping of British and American idioms: A workshop for high school seniors

Author: Mauricio Guzmán Storey

Year: 2008

Title: Historical and social background on the shaping of British and American idioms: A workshop for high school seniors


Summary: This paper presents a workshop designed to help high school students with an advanced level of English examine how idiomatic expressions have been shaped throughout the history of America and the United Kingdom. Consequently, this workshop aims to develop mainly the speaking and listening skills of the students.


Key words: culture, American, British, idioms,

Library barcode: GUZ 427.009