how to learn vocabulary

How to Learn Vocabulary

Vocabulary: the words that a person knows and uses. This is how Merriam-Webster Learner’s Dictionary defines the word vocabulary. So if you need to use English, then it’s obvious you need to increase your vocabulary. This is not new information or something you didn’t already know, but I am sure you struggle with learning and using new…

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Phrasal Verb Friday

Happy Friday! Phrasal verbs are an important part of everyday English, and help you understand more natives, and sound like one too! Check out Phrasal Verb Friday to learn about animals p.vs with definitions, examples, and discussion questions.

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Real Language Learning Advice, from Real Learners

To show my love today, I wanted to share some extra special resources that will help you take your English skills to the next level! Sharing is caring after all, so this post is dedicated to all of you. I’ve reached out to some learners and asked them to share their favorite resources for studying,…

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Minimal Pairs: Pronunciation Problems with TH

There are many parts that are equally important to speaking English fluently. Some of the things we’ve reviewed recently on English Outside the Box have been vocabulary (words of the weekend) and grammar, specifically the future tense. However, knowing what to say, is just as important as knowing HOW to say it. Speaking with accurate…

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Cartoon Friday ~ Humor with Mood Idioms

Hey! T.G.I.F!!!  This is an extension to this week’s idiom post: Be on Cloud Nine with these Idioms for Feelings and Moods I thought it would be a fabulous opportunity to see how some of these idioms are being used through humor, and see them in pictures. Enjoy learning through laughter today! First, enjoy this…

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