Tips for Learning English Vocabulary

Tips for learning English Vocabulary

Tips for learning English Vocabulary

On method of learning vocabulary is to keep a journal of the words you learn.  There are a couple of different things you can do for this.  The first is to create a table showing the parts of speech.   In the first column, you place the word’s noun.  In the next column, you place the word’s verb.  The next word you place will be the Adjective and finally the Adverb of the main word.

Noun Verb Adjective Adverb

Let’s take the word “economy” for example.

Noun Verb Adjective Adverb
Economy Economize Economic / Economical Economically

Another aid in Vocabulary building is an image that looks like a flower.  In the center, you place the main word.  In its petals, you can place a variety of different information.  In each of the petals you can:

  • Put a definition of the main word
  • what part of speech the word belongs to
  • Place pronunciation tips
  • Add any other additional information that will help you remember the new vocabulary
Vocabulary building

Fill in the petals with useful information to help learn the main vocabulary word.

For more information on parts of speech, click here
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My name is James. I work as a teacher and marketer with English Workshop in Mexico City. We provide Business English courses to aspiring people who are looking to move up the career ladder or simply become more international. I have been with English Workshop for around two years and I very much enjoy the teaching and marketing profession.
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