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#English Vocabulary 12

We found 12 parts of the Adept English website which have been tagged with tag: #english vocabulary. Click on any image from the list below to jump to that part of the webiste.

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๐Ÿ“ฎ idioms

A vibrant photograph of bright orange carrots, which are the star of our English lesson on an English idiom.

An English Idiom You Should All Know Ep 371

I think itโ€™s true that positive rewards are a better motivation for most people, rather than negative ones. However, if you need someone to do something, and suitable rewards cannot encourage them to act, you sometimes need to highlight negative or even threatening outcomes. Especially if people will not do what you need them to do. Now that took quite a lot of English vocabulary to explain a simple scenario, a native English speaker would prefer to use an English idiom, a metaphor which explains the scenario in a much simpler idiomatic way.

Published

October 08, 2020

๐Ÿ’ฌ Words: 2144

โณ Length 11 min

๐Ÿ“ฎ idioms

A photograph of some walking boots used to help explain the English idiom too big for your boots

English Idioms That Are Too Big For Their Boots Ep 349

I was talking to a British colleague of mine about Adept English recently and mentioned that one of our English lessons will be on English idioms. They said nobody uses idioms that much anymore, and I laughed because the music on the radio at that very moment was Stormzy, a popular English rapper, was literally rapping a song about an English idiom at that very moment. The English use idioms all the time!

Published

July 23, 2020

๐Ÿ’ฌ Words: 1706

โณ Length 9 min

๐Ÿ“ฎ idioms

A photograph of a black forest Pavlova cake with a cherry on top, used to help explain the English idiom the cherry on top of the cake.

Three English Idioms Which Are The Same In French Ep 339

Today we examine 3 common English idioms. English idioms are a pain to learn for new English language learners. We try to make it fun and interesting, so much so you might like these awkward parts of the English language when we finish with them.

Published

June 18, 2020

๐Ÿ’ฌ Words: 1920

โณ Length 10 min

๐Ÿ“ฎ pronunciation

An iconic photograph of the British houses of Parliament. This lesson is focused on helping you understand British accents and the accent used is from a Welsh MP speaking in Parliament

British Accent Practice 2-Learning English Speaking Accents Ep 276

To speak English fluently with a British accent, you need a lot of listening practice. Not just any old listening, you will need to listen to natural English speakers with variations in accent. Today we focus on a Welsh accent, but as the lesson explains, even Welsh has several accent variations. So listen to this podcast and test your English listening skills!

Published

November 11, 2019

๐Ÿ’ฌ Words: 3441

โณ Length 18 min

๐Ÿ“ฎ grammar

Every Adept English lesson will help you learn to speak English fluently.

English Vocabulary Practice Words For Thin Ep 260

Your spoken English will be more interesting the more English vocabulary you have to use when describing things in a conversation. When you start with a new language, you focus on being understood. You will use the smallest amount of simple English in a conversation, enough to get your message across.

Published

September 16, 2019

๐Ÿ’ฌ Words: 2773

โณ Length 14 min

๐Ÿ“ฎ listening

Every Adept English lesson will help you learn to speak English fluently.

Learn English Wedding And Marriage Ep 254

Today we learn about marriage and weddings in the UK. We talk about what type of marriage is possible in the UK and about some interesting marriage statistics. If you go to the website and look at the full article, you will find a bonus at the end which talks about the sad part of marriage.

Published

August 26, 2019

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