Vocabulary Building first part

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    khalid_agadir

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    Hello everyone! I hope you are all fine.
    In this new topic, I'm going to provide much information about some common words and their different synonyms and variations and I do hope this will help you increase your vocabulary and use the English language productively.

    1/ Good and very good

    Instead of saying that something is good or very good, try to use more precise and interesting adjectives to describe things:

    * Delicious/ tasty food.
    *an exciting/ entertaining/absorbing movie
    *a pleasant/ an enjoyable trip
    * an absorbing/ a fascinating/ an informative book.
    * a skilful/ talented/ fine player.
    *impressive/high-quality acting.
    *useful/helpful advice.

    In conversation you can also use words like: great, super, wonderful, lovely and excellent.

    2/ Nice and very nice:

    Instead of saying that something is nice or very nice, you can use more precise and interesting adjectives to describe things:

    * pleasant/perfect/beautiful weather
    * a cosy/ a comfortable/ an attractive room.
    *a pleasant/ an interesting/ an enjoyable experience.
    * expensive/ fashionable/ smart clothes.
    *a kind/ a charming/ an interesting man.
    * the party was fine

    In conversation you can also use great, wonderful, lovely and (in British English) brilliant.

    3/ Bad and very bad:

    Instead of saying that something is bad or very bad, try to use more precise nad interesting adjectives to describe things:

    *an unpleasant/ a foul/ a disguisting smell.
    * appalling/ dreadful/ severe weather.
    *an unpleasant/ a frightening/ a traumatic experience.
    *poor/weak eyesight.
    *a terrible/ serious/horrific accident.
    *a wicked/ an evil/ an immoral person
    * an awkward/ an embarrassing/ a difficult situation.
    * difficult/ appalling conditions
    * to refer to your health, you can say:
    I feel unwell/ sick/ terrible; I don’t feel (very) well.

    In conversation, words like terrible, horrible, awful and dreadful can be used in most situations to mean ‘very bad
     
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    abdelkadernaji

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    رد: Vocabulary Building : first part

    Thank you very much My dear Khalid


     
  3. #3
    khalid_agadir

    khalid_agadir مدون فعال

    رد: Vocabulary Building : first part

    It's a pleasure my dear friend Abdelkader. I'm so much grateful for your nice and kind reply