How we can arrange our vocabulary with enthusiasm?
"While without grammar little can be conveyed, without vocabulary, nothing can be conveyed. –David Wilkins"
It’s an essential question, especially for people who are interested in languages. Nowadays we have a great variety of electronic devices, and it helps us to explore different ways of expanding our vocabulary.If you want to build your vocabulary correctly,use these tips to get started, and never stop acquiring new vocabulary.
Play some games. Word games that challenge you and help tofind new words, synonyms, antonyms are a great and interesting tool. Also, it’s the easiest way to discover new meanings. For instance, it can be crossword puzzles, word jumble, Scrabble.
Listening to music gives you something memorable to associate with a new word.
Listen to the new songs and try to translate them. Keep in mind that you must practice putting your new words into writing and speaking. Don’t forget about other learning techniques.
Look up the words in a dictionary and write down it’s meaning in a vocabulary notebook.Write notes with transcriptions,and definitions. Also, you can highlight the new words with markers, and review these new words to keep them fresh in tour memory. Sometimes, if you have a need, write the example of using this word in a sentence. What is more, there are some words that can be easily mispronounced. To avoid such situations, above some words you can write the transcription of some syllables or even the transcription of the whole word.
Here you can see an example of my arranging of the vocabulary.
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List of vocabulary items I have selected from the text I chose: