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The Flea and the Man by Aesop for ESL Students

The Flea and the Man by Aesop for ESL students with a podcast and vocabulary practice

The Flea and the Man by Aesop with a podcast and vocabulary practice in real context for advanced ESL students based on the English Immersion Program The Flea and the Man is now in the public domain available on Gutenberg Project. Podcast of the Flea and the Man Watch this video on YouTube The FleaRead…

The Mischievous Dog from Aesop’s Fables with Video

The Mischievous Dog from Aesop's Fables with video and podcast for ESL students

The Mischievous Dog is one of the popular Aesop’s fables for ESL students to enjoy learning English with. You can also watch its corresponding video tutorial or podcast inside this lesson to improve your reading comprehension, vocabulary, and pronunciation. Source of story: Gutenberg Project at www.gutenberg.org Video of The Mischievous Dog Watch this video on YouTubeRead…

Gall Definition in Context with Images Visual Dictionary

Gall definition in context with images in visual dictionary

Gall definition in context with images in visual dictionary from the book, Vocabulary for the College-Bound Student. Learn the word, gall, in visual dictionary and thesaurus and improve your reading comprehension as well with parts of speech and text-to-speech functionality. /gɔːl/ US /gɑːl/ (noun & verb) Gall definition Verb: to annoy and upset someone, vex,Read…

Persecute Definition in Context with Images

Persecute definition in context with images and synonyms in visual dictionary

Persecute definition in context with images and synonyms to learn vocabulary in authentic context. Practice reading comprehension and improve your advanced vocabulary in short passages with various parts of speech. /ˈpɜː.sɪ.kjuːt/ (verb) Persecute definition to mistreat or annoy someone unfairly because of their race, ethnicity or difference of opinion, oppress, discriminate, torture, maltreat, torment, tyrannize,Read…

Antagonize GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

Antagonize GRE Vocabulary Flashcard at LELB Society

Antagonize GRE Vocabulary Flashcard /ænˈtæg.ə.naɪz/ (verb) Definition to arouse hostility in, make people feel hostile toward you, upset, vex, provoke, irritate, anger, annoy, alienate, pester, rile, incite, rub up the wrong way, oppose Example Pets that share our homes are typically “incredibly tolerant” to young children’s pokes and prods, said Tania Lanfer, owner and headRead…

Bait 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 28

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Bait 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 28 /beɪt/ (noun & verb) Noun: anything especially food that is used to attract and catch animals, carrot, enticement, inducement, lure, attraction, draw, temptation, pull Verb: to place any food as a bait on a hook while fishing, tempt, lure, attract, pull, draw – to make a dog attackRead…

Molest 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 7

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Molest 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 7 with synonyms, antonyms, parts of speech for GRE, TOEFL & IELTS students in authentic context /məˈlest/ (verb) to abuse someone sexually especially by touching them, rape, assault, attack, interfere with – harass, pester, torment, persecute, mistreat, annoy, bother Sadly, you knew it was bound to happen sooner orRead…

Rub Someone the Wrong Way 1100 Words You Need Week 46 Day 2

Rub someone the wrong way 1100 words you need to know week 46 day 2 at LELB Society for GRE, TOEFL & IELTS

Rub Someone the Wrong Way 1100 Words You Need Week 46 Day 2 Rub Someone the Wrong Way 1100 Words You Need Week 46 Day 2 to anger or irritate someone, annoy, get on someone’s nerves, infuriate, bother, rub up the wrong way, vex, peeve, enrage, madden, exasperate, aggravate Does your spouse have any ofRead…

Nettle 1100 Words You Need Week 14 Day 1

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Nettle 1100 Words You Need Nettle 1100 Words You Need /ˈnet.ļ/ (noun & verb) to annoy and irritate someone, bother, pester, vex, badger, needle, aggravate, enrage, provoke, hassle, bedevil, tease, get in one’s hair, to sting someone – (noun): a wild type of plant with stinging leaves: Watch this video on YouTube The high spiritRead…

Vexatious 1100 Words You Need Week 9 Day 4

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Vexatious 1100 Words You Need /vekˈseɪ.ʃəs/ (adj) difficult to deal with and causing a lot of annoyance, worry or argument, annoying, irritating, upsetting, troublesome, bothersome, exasperating, irksome, aggravating, distressing: This settlement will resolve one of the most vexatious problems in the field of industrial relations. Antonym: placatory, appeasing, soothing Adjective: vexed Adverb: vexatiously Noun: vexationRead…