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Autor:  Dale-USA
E-mail:  dale_thomas2004@yahoo.com.br
Data:  15/SET/2010 1:46 PM
Assunto:  Make your point
 
Mensagem:  Note that there are two different meanings for this idiom. 

(1) If I make a point of exercising three times each week, I have made it a priority.  She made a point of telling everyone that I had failed my driving test.   (She made it a priority to...)
(2) If I show you a photo of Mount Everest, I am illustrating my statement that it is going to be difficult to climb.  He brought along a handful of documents to help to prove his points. (He brought along a handful of documents to help to illustrate....)







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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Make your point  –  Juju  15/SET/2010, 2:07 AM
Make your point  –  PPAULO  15/SET/2010, 6:15 AM
 Make your point  –  Dale-USA  15/SET/2010, 1:46 PM

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