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Cerulean – Word of the Day

Posted: January 11, 2021 at 10:38 am   /   Grammar, IELTS, Spoken, Vocabulary

Cerulean – Word of the Day Meaning: A deep sky-blue colour. Origin: This word dates back to the mid 17th century. It comes from the Latin word caeruleus, meaning “sky-blue”. In turn, caeruleus originates from the Latin word caelum, meaning “sky”. Usage: I’m thinking of painting the walls of my living room in cerulean blue, to remind myself of my vacation in Santorini.The […]

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Common English Words Used in IELTS Speaking

Posted: January 6, 2021 at 2:40 pm   /   IELTS, Speaking Part 1, Speaking Part 2, Spoken, Vocabulary

Common English Words Used in IELTS Speaking IELTS Speaking module is for 15 minutes. You have to impress the examiner within this short period. To be able to do this, you should talk spontaneously. If you make frequent pauses because you’re in search of the right words, spontaneity goes for a toss. You will be […]

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Fetid – Word of the day

Posted: January 4, 2021 at 2:32 pm   /   Business English, Grammar, Spoken, Vocabulary

Meaning: [adj]: smelling extremely unpleasant. malodorous, stinking, fetid, noisome, putrid, rank, fusty, musty mean bad-smelling. malodorous may range from the unpleasant to the strongly offensive. malodorous fertilizers stinking and fetid suggest the foul or disgusting. History: Dates back to the early 15th century. Has Latin origin. From Latin fetidus. Usage: Noun examples – Fetidity, Fetidness: 1. Due to the fetidness […]

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Garrulous – Word of the day

Posted: January 4, 2021 at 2:30 pm   /   Business English, Grammar, Spoken, Vocabulary

Meaning: [adj]: excessively talkative, especially on trivial matters. History: Dates back to the 1600s. Has Latin origin. Greek origin and Irish origin are also suspected. From Latin garrulus, Greek Gerys and Irish Gairm. Usage: Adverb examples – Garrulously: 1. The TV host won many viewers by talking garrulously.2. She diverted the focus by garrulously explaining some […]

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IELTS Map Vocabulary

Posted: September 16, 2020 at 1:55 pm   /   Vocabulary

n some cases, Task 1 of IELTS writing asks the test taker to describe a map.  This map vocabulary section helps you to understand the main phrases, language and the vocabularies that can be used while describing ielts maps in  writing task 1. The criteria you need to keep in mind while answering this question is task […]

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Idiom: Find your feet

Posted: October 9, 2019 at 6:06 pm   /   Vocabulary

Idiom: Find Your Feet to become confident in a new situation, especially one that is difficult at first. Rob is still finding his feet as a coach. I don’t know anyone in England but I am sure I will manage when I find my feet. I asked Robert if I could stay with him till I […]

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IELTS vocabulary spoken English Booster 070919

Posted: September 10, 2019 at 11:27 am   /   Vocabulary

IELTS vocabulary Spoken English, These words are indispensable for IELTS Examination. … These words will greatly impact your IELTS Score. You will be able to impress your examiner with these words in Writing and Speaking Tests. Menace: Noun खतरा hazard, Danger, menace, peril a person or thing that is likely to cause harm; a threat or danger. a new initiative aimed at beating […]

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IELTS vocabulary spoken English Booster 060919

Posted: September 8, 2019 at 3:46 pm   /   Vocabulary

IELTS vocabulary Spoken English, These words are indispensable for IELTS Examination. … These words will greatly impact your IELTS Score. You will be able to impress your examiner with these words in Writing and Speaking Tests. Ex Gratia: Adverb अनुग्रहपूर्वक done from a sense of moral obligation rather than because of any legal requirement Except for the victims of riots […]

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IELTS vocabulary spoken English Booster 050919

Posted: September 6, 2019 at 4:12 pm   /   Vocabulary

IELTS vocabulary Spoken English, These words are indispensable for IELTS Examination. … These words will greatly impact your IELTS Score. You will be able to impress your examiner with these words in Writing and Speaking Tests. Feather: (पंख) feather, wing, fin, plume, pinna, sail  Noun. feather (plural feathers) A branching, hair-like structure that grows on the bodies of birds, used for flight, swimming, protection, and display. Felicitate: अति […]

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IELTS ACADEMIC WORD LIST 3

Posted: June 16, 2019 at 2:40 pm   /   Vocabulary

absurd: ridiculously incongruous or unreasonable; foolish absurdity: quality of being absurd or inconsistent with obvious truth, reason, or sound judgment; logical contradiction abundance: great or plentiful amount; fullness to overflowing abundant: plentiful; possessing riches or resources abuse: improper use or handling; misuse academic: related to school; based on formal education academy: school for special instruction; […]

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English Vocabulary for the Environment (IELTS Speaking)

Posted: June 4, 2019 at 3:31 pm   /   Cue Card (May to Aug 2019), CUE CARDS, IELTS, Vocabulary

Part 1 Type Questions Do you believe that pollution is a big problem? Pollution is without a doubt a problem. In some countries, the air quality is so poor that people wear face masks in areas where there is heavy industry. The waterways are polluted and the ocean is full of plastic. Do you or your family do […]

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IELTS ACADEMIC WORD LIST 2

Posted: June 3, 2019 at 9:18 am   /   Vocabulary

abortion: termination of pregnancy; failure of a plan abortive: unsuccessful; fruitless abridge: condense; shorten; reduce length of written text abrogate: abolish, do away with, or annul, especially by authority abrupt: very steep; sudden transitions from one subject to another absence: state of being absent; state of being away absent: go away or leave ; missing; […]

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IELTS Academic Word List 1

Posted: June 1, 2019 at 7:24 pm   /   Vocabulary

abandon: lacking restraint or control; feeling of extreme emotional intensity; unbounded enthusiasm abandonment: giving up completely; freedom from constraint abbreviation: shortening something by omitting parts of it abeyance: suspended action; temporary suspension abide: endure; put up with; bear; tolerate ability: capacity; skill abnormal: unusual; not typical; not normal aboard: on a ship, train, plane or other […]

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One Word Substitution for Competitive Exam Related to “Generic Terms”

Posted: May 22, 2019 at 10:18 am   /   Vocabulary

PHRASE ONE WORD An act of abdicating or renouncing the throne Abdication An annual calendar containing important dates and statistical information such as astronomical data and tide tables Almanac A cold-blooded vertebrate animal that is born in water and breathes with gills Amphibian A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a […]

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One Word Substitution for “Sound”

Posted: May 22, 2019 at 10:17 am   /   Vocabulary

PHRASE ONE WORD The branch of physics concerned with the properties of sound Acoustics The sound of Alligators Bellow The sound of Deers Bell The sound of Crows Caw The sound of Geese Cackle The sound of Hens Cluck The sound of Dolphins Click The sound of Frogs Croak The sound of Crickets Creak The […]

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