Braggadocio Synonym & Meaning – 601 Words

Braggadocio synonym and meaning in authentic context from the book, 601 Words You Need to Know to Pass Your Exam. Improve your listening and reading comprehension with the word, braggadocio. /ˌbraɡəˈdəʊtʃɪəʊ/ (noun) Braggadocio synonym a braggadocio is a person who is arrogant and boastful, braggart, an overblown and empty boasting person in a self-aggrandizing manner, … Read more

The Wolf and The Lion Aesop’s Fable + Video

The wolf and the lion is one of Aesop’s fables narrated by Dr. Mohammad Hossein Hariri Asl with vocabulary and pronunciation practice for ESL learners. Learn vocabulary in real context with images and pronunciation practice. Source of story: Gutenberg Project at www.gutenberg.org The Wolf and the Lion Roaring by the mountainside at sundown, a wolf … Read more

Supercilious Definition and Synonyms from 601 Words

Supercilious definition and meaning with synonyms, antonyms and illustrations from 601 Words You Need to Know to Pass Your exam in real context for GRE candidates. /ˌsuː.pəˈsɪl.i.əs/ (adj) Supercilious definition acting in a condescending way indicative of self-importance or narcissism, arrogant, too proud, disdainful, conceited, lordly, pompous, haughty, overbearing, superior, imperious, contemptuous, with contemptuous superiority, … Read more

Pontifical 601 Words You Need to Know to Pass Your Exam

Pontifical 601 Words You Need to Know to Pass Your Exam used in authentic and short passages with illustrations in our visual dictionary and thesaurus to improve your listening and reading comprehension /pɒnˈtɪfɪk(ə)l/ (adj) Definition pompous and bombastic, arrogant, dogmatic, domineering, self-important, pontificating, authoritarian, opinionated, grandiose, bumptious, superior, pretentious, portentous, stubborn, swaggering, pertinacious relating to … Read more

The Fighting Cocks and the Eagle – English Fairy Tale

The Fighting Cocks and the Eagle – An English fairy tale from Aesop’s Fables with a podcast and a list of important vocabulary and expressions to improve your English Source: Gutenberg Project at www.gutenberg.org Two game cocks were fiercely fighting for the mastery of the farmyard. One at last put the other to flight. The … Read more

Vain 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 29

Vain 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 29 /veɪn/ (adj) extremely proud of one’s appearance, narcissistic, self-important, arrogant, conceited – abortive, futile, without any good result, otiose, fruitless, unsuccessful, worthless, ineffective, unproductive, in vain Vain: having or showing an excessively high opinion of one’s appearance, abilities, or worth. So vain is definitely not the right word … Read more

IELTS Listening Practice Narcissism

IELTS Listening Practice Narcissism IELTS Listening Practice Narcissism About this activity This activity is labeled round table by Dr. Hariri, the creator and administrator of LELB Society. This activity is on the premise of Flipped Learning, according to which the students watch a video before the class, carry out research into the selected theme, and prepare themselves for an informed discussion in the class. This activity is on the basis … Read more

English Presentation Narcissism and Megalomania

English Presentation Narcissism English Presentation Narcissism How to Give a Significant Presentation Write the script of your Lecture: Noun1. a formal talk on a serious or specialist subject given to a group of people, especially students: We went to a lecture on Italian art. Who’s giving the lecture this afternoon? 2. an angry or serious talk given … Read more