The Oldman and His Grandson – Fairy Tale

The Oldman and His Grandson, an English fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm with a podcast, vocabulary flashcards and text-to-speech functionality to improve your English Source of story: Gutenberg Project at www.gutenberg.org Listen to the audiobook below The Oldman and His Grandson There was once a very old man, whose eyes had become dim, his ears … Read more

Feeble 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 27

Feeble 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 27 /ˈfiː.bļ/ (adj) frail, decrepit, unsteady, wobbly, doddering, enervated, debilitated, incapacitated, shaky, delicate – unconvincing, ineffective, pathetic, ineffectual Will you love me when I’m old and feeble? Will you love me when I’m old and gray? When this heart of mine grows tired and weary, Will you love me … Read more

Frail 1100 Words You Need Week 44 Day 3

Frail 1100 Words You Need Week 44 Day 3 Frail 1100 Words You Need Week 44 Day 3 /freɪl/ (adj) weak and delicate, easily damaged, unhealthy, feeble, enfeebled, debilitated, infirm, unwell, in poor health, flimsy, sicky, unsteady, unstable, fragile, puny, decrepit As in many other malignancies, we have learned that combination therapy at the outset … Read more

Decrepit 1100 Words You Need Week 39 Day 1

Decrepit 1100 Words You Need Week 39 Day 1 Decrepit 1100 Words You Need Week 39 Day 1 /dɪˈkrep.ɪt/ (adj) in a very bad condition because of being old age or neglect, elderly and infirm, worn out, weak, frail, incapacitated, feeble, crippled, tottering, doddering, senile, dilapidated, decaying Angola’s decrepit buildings raise safety concerns LUANDA (Reuters … Read more

English Vocabulary about Aging with Flashcards

English Vocabulary about Aging English Vocabulary about Aging A chip off the old block Jacob takes after his father. In fact, he is a chip off the old block. Age-old the age-old issue of racial discrimination Antiquated It will take many years to modernize these antiquated industries. Compared with modern satellite dishes, ordinary TV aerials look … Read more