The Ass and His Shadow English Fairy Tale with Vocabulary Practice

The Ass and His Shadow an English fairy tale from Aesop’s Fables with podcast and vocabulary practice in context to practice reading and listening comprehension and expand your vocabulary Source of story: Gutenberg Project at www.gutenberg.org The Ass and His Shadow A traveler hired an ass to convey him to a distant place. The day being intensely … Read more

The Lion and the Boar English Fairy Tale with Vocabulary Practice

The Lion and the Boar an English fairy tale from Aesop’s fables with vocabulary and video to practice listening and reading comprehension and improve your academic vocabulary for advanced learners of English Source of story: Gutenberg Project at www.gutenberg.org The Lion and the Boar On a summer day, when the great heat induced a general thirst among … Read more

Brawl 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 14

Brawl 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 14 /brɔːl/ (noun & verb) a noisy and aggressive fight, tussle, fracas, argument, punch-up, skirmish, affray, scuffle, clash – to fight noisily, wrestle, scrap Mississippi State and Tulsa played a football game today. That bit of information was immediately overshadowed when the two teams engaged in an all-out brawl … Read more

Fracas 1100 Words You Need Week 29 Day 2

Fracas 1100 Words You Need Fracas 1100 Words You Need Week 29 Day 2 with flashcards, authentic materials and synonyms for GRE, TOEFL & IELTS /ˈfræk.ɑː/ (noun) a noisy argument or fight, brawl, tussle, quibble, quarrel, row, argument, disturbance Sum 41 frontman injured in bar fracas TORONTO (Hollywood Reporter) – The frontman for Canadian rockers … Read more

Tussle 1100 Words You Need Week 26 Day 3

Tussle 1100 Words You Need Tussle 1100 Words You Need /ˈtʌs.ļ/ (noun & verb) to have a fight with another person using your body and arms, have a vigorous fight, brawl, struggle, battle, attack, exchange blows, skirmish, contest, dispute, oppose, argue, argument, conflict, disagreement, friction, cross swords, opposition Critic’s Choice: Mariah Robertson’s vigorous tussle with … Read more