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.