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# livre in English:

## 1. pound

How many pennies does it take to make one pound?
As a rule of thumb, you should plan on one pound of beef for every two guests.
One pound troy weighs 12 oz.
heart pounding
The net-cafes here cater to students; fees start at around a pound an hour.
I'll pound you at thumb wars anytime.
Britain's currency crisis has turned into a political one over government failure to stop the pound from going into free-fall.
George was describing a 30 pound bass he'd caught recently after fighting it for three hours.
Penny wise, pound foolish.
Jeff had to pound the pavement for three months before he found a job.
A: Excuse me how much is that book? B: It's thirteen pounds. A: That's a bit expensive. B: But that book is cheaper. It costs only nine pounds thirty-nine pence A: Pack it for me, please.
For every pound you spend you get a point.
He pounded along the wet sand on the edge of the ocean.
Bob always pounds his fist on the table when he is angry
1. Someone's pounding on the door. 2. My heart pounds every time I see her.

#### English word "livre"(pound) occurs in sets:

Fiches du livre - "Raleigh" (Edmund Gosse)
Fiches du livre - "The Boys of ’98" (James Otis)
Fiches du livre - "Life Gleanings" (T. J. Macon)
Fiches du livre - "The Impostor" (Harold Bindloss)
Fiches du livre - "The Black Bag" (Louis Joseph Va...

## 2. book

Are these books interesting?
I booked two tickets to Dublin.
This book, which was once a best seller, is now out of print.
They have demanded that all copies of the book be destroyed.
Thanks to your help, I could understand the book quite well.
Let me have a look at that book of Tom's.
I expect you can tell from the quoted text, but this is a book written in a colloquial style.
Will it be necessary for us to buy a book for this class?
I bought an English book, but the book was hard to understand.
A book not worth reading is not worth buying in the first place.
My book has to be somewhere in the room.
As far as I know, your letter is under that book.
If I read this book once more, I shall have read it three times.
When will your book be published?

#### English word "livre"(book) occurs in sets:

Fiches du livre - "A Jolly Jingle-Book" (Various)
Fiches du livre - "Honoring Parents" (Anonymous)
Fiches du livre - "Gainsborough" (Max Rothschild)
Fiches du livre - "The Statute of Anne" (Anno Octavo)
Fiches du livre - "The Elect Lady" (George MacDonald)