English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "word"

Going shopping in the little village market was a real adventure because no one spoke a word of English.

The word "gazelle" comes from the Arabic word for affectionate, and it is believed to be inspired by the creature's large, gentle eyes.

Averil Coxhead has noted that learning to pronounce a new word clearly is an important aspect of second language learning.

Averil Coxhead has noted that there are many aspects to knowing a word, including pronunciation, meaning, grammar, and word families.

assassinate It can help in learning new vocabulary to associate the new word with the context in which it was used.

Fill in the blanks in the following sentences with the correct word from the list above.

There is a Dutch proverb which observes that an honest man's word is his bond.

Louise May Alcott once said that "stay" is a charming word in a friend's vocabulary.

Hosea Ballou once observed that education commences at the mother's knee, and every word spoken within hearsay of little children tends toward the formation of character.

Paul Nation states that knowing a word includes knowing the concept behind the word which will allow understanding in a variety of contexts.

Schmitt and McCarthy have suggested that for ESL learners, repeated exposures to vocabulary are necessary to consolidate the wide range of meanings of a new word in the learner's mind.

Even English teachers have to consult their dictionaries sometimes to find out what a word means.

When trying to discover the meaning of new vocabulary, it helps to look at contextual clues, such as the position of the word in a sentence.

Averil Coxhead has noted that you can look for a word's core meaning by looking for similarities in meanings of that word in different contexts.

164 .

English Jokes Newspapers After-life Issues Funny Videos

Academic English Words List and Example Sentences
Example sentences with the word, a sentence example for word, and how to make word in sample sentence, Synonyms and Collocations for word how do I use the word word in a sentence? How do you spell word in a sentence? spelling of word

Search Example Sentences for any English Word here ....

Share on Facebook

manila selfie museum reading

The Manila selfie museum encouraging visitors to take pictures with art

Have you ever liked a piece of art so much you feel like you’re part of it? Well, a museum in the Philippines is helping people do just that. Art in Island, a museum in Manila, created by a group of Korean artists, features over a hundred unique three dimensional paintings that encourage people to pose in front of them. Each artwork is created in such a way that when...

Read More

hitler coins

Nazi hideout in Argentina

Was this a hideout for German Nazi officers? Deep in Argentina’s northern jungle, archaeologists have discovered the ruins of what may have originally been a Nazi hiding place. “It’s a defendable site, a protected site, an inaccessible site, where you can live peacefully in hiding. We believe we’ve found a refuge for the Nazi hierarchy.”Researchers from the University of Buenos Aires...

Read More

lion cubs feeding at home

Family lives with lions

When most people tell you they have a couple of cats at home, these probably aren't the type of cat you’d expect, but for one family in Gaza, these lion cubs are their household pets. Lioness Mona and Alex, who’s a male, were born in the battle-torn Gaza Strip to parents that were smuggled through a ...

Read More

window cleaners fall

Window cleaners have an accident

A terrifying ordeal for two window cleaners in China, as the platform they were working on began swinging violently and smashing into the building. The incident, which took place outside the 91st floor of the Shanghai World Financial Centre, lasted for 15 minutes with their cradle slamming into a wall at one point, sending glass flying into the building and down to the ground.

Read More

Two hundred years after the Battle of Waterloo -

Two hundred years after the Battle of Waterloo

The hat which French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte wore during the Battle of Waterloo is on its way back to the battlefield which saw his demise. The two-cornered, or bicorne hat, is normally kept in a museum in Sens in east of Paris. It was the one Napoleon wore on June 18th, 1815 when ...

Read More