Daily Words 19

Here are the today’s words for vocabulary learners everywhere. Sorry if these posts are not that frequent at the moment, I haven’t been too well lately. However, I have found a new internet tool that will really help you to enjoy learning words and investigating their meaning. It is called Visuwords and is a perfect way to work with your word lists (and to increase your score in the Derivatives task CPE people!) . Do try it out with today’s list, I think you will really enjoy it.

proceed v. ~ (to sth) go to a further or the next stage; go on

so-called adj. (used to suggest that the words used to describe sb/sth are not appropriate )

design n. ~ (for sth) drawing or outline from which sth may be made

quote v. ~ (from sb/sth) repeat in speech or writing (words previously said or written by another person)

sex n. condition of being male or female; gender

volume n. book, esp one of a matching set or a series

accommodate v. provide lodging or room for

classic adj. having a high quality that is recognized and unquestioned; of lasting value and importance

contribute v. ~ (to/towards sth) give one’s share of (money, help, advice, etc) to help a joint cause

duration n. time during which sth lasts or continues

qualitative adj. of or concerned with quality

confine v. ~ sb/sth keep (a person or an animal) in a restricted space

drama n. play for the theatre, radio or TV

 

All the Daily Words posts are collected together on the Daily Words page.

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