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English Documentary on Volcanoes with Flashcards

English Documentary on Volcanoes with flashcards for IELTS and TOEFL with a podcast and reading passage

English Documentary on Volcanoes English Documentary on Volcanoes Watch this video on YouTube. Portals into the heart of the earth, they burn bottomless cauldrons fueled by an ancient wrath. Bubbling and boiling thousands of miles beneath the surface and just waiting to burst through. Volcanoes are scattered across the planet and about 1,500 active volcanoes…

English Documentary on Titanic with Transcript

English Documentary on Titanic with Transcript and flashcards at LELB Society

English Documentary on Titanic with Transcript and flashcards inside the lesson to improve your listening and reading comprehension and enrich your academic vocabulary Source of documentary: National Geographic YouTube Channel Watch this video on YouTube. The Titanic The turn of the 20th century saw a golden age of industry and prosperity in many Western countries. One aspect…

Apocalyptic Definition in Context – 601 Words

Apocalyptic definition in real context with images from 601 Words You Need to Know

Apocalyptic definition in real context with images used in short real passages to improve your reading comprehension from the book, 601 Words You Need to Know to Pass Your Exam with text-to-speech functionality. /əˌpɒk.əˈlɪp.tɪk/ (adj) Apocalyptic definition catastrophic, disastrous, momentous relating to Apocalypse or the total destruction and the end of the world Example A…

Stop Watching the News – English for Psychology

Stop Watching the News - English for Psychology at LELB Society with vocabulary and podcast

Stop Watching the News – English for Psychology with illustrated vocabulary flashcards, selected text as authentic context, and a video podcast Source of image: https://news.northeastern.edu/ Listening practice Watch this video on YouTube. Reading practice It hurts your mental health The top story and headlines of the day are usually one of three things. A death,…

Cassandra 601 Words You Need to Know

Cassandra 601 Words You Need to Know at LELB Society

Cassandra 601 Words You Need to Know /kəˈsændrə/ (noun) Definition ignored or disregarded prophet of doom, someone whose negative prophecy or warnings are ignored, calamity howler, worrywart, pessimist, a pessimist who prophesizes calamity or disaster but his prophecy or premonition is ignored, doomsayer, fatalist, doom-monger Example Cassandra, in Greek mythology, was the daughter of Priam,…

Disaster 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 28

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Disaster 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 28 /dɪˈzɑː.stəʳ/ (noun) severe harm, damage or death, serious difficulty, calamity, catastrophe, tragedy, cataclysm – misadventure, mishap, setback, misfortune, debacle, failure, fiasco, adversary Initial priorities for U.S. participation in the International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction, declared by the United Nations, are contained in this volume. It focuses on…

Tragedy – English Flashcard for Tragedy for IELTS

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Tragedy Tragedy (noun) /ˈtrædʒ.ə.di/ a very sad and painful event that involves death or suffering, or a play or literature that reflects suffering and sorrow, misfortune, disaster, calamity, heartbreak, catastrophe His miserable life has been a complete tragedy replete with suffering and wretchedness. Antonyms: comedy, joy Adjective: tragic Adverb: tragically

Misfortune – English Flashcard for Misfortune for IELTS

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Misfortune Misfortune (noun) /ˌmɪsˈfɔː.tʃuːn/ US /-ˈfɔːr.tʃən/ bad luck – ill luck – unlucky event, tribulation, misadventure, calamity, catastrophe, disaster I had the misfortune of selling my house at a low price when I desperately had to do so. Antonym: opportunity

Calamity – English Flashcard for Calamity for IELTS

Calamity | English Flashcard for Calamity - LELB Society

Calamity Calamity (noun) /kəˈlæm.ɪ.ti/ US /-ə.ţi/ a serious and disastrous situation or event – disaster – catastrophe – tragedy – mishap – misfortune: The miserable farmers with ruined crops cannot survive any other calamity.

Debacle 1100 Words You Need Week 35 Day 2

Debacle 1100 Words You Need Week 35 Day 2 Debacle 1100 Words You Need Week 35 Day 2 /deɪˈbɑː.kļ/ (noun) a complete failure, fiasco, an utter failure or disaster, catastrophe, mess, ruin, downfall, collapse, defeat, chaotic failure, tragedy, calamity, misfortune A financial crisis or debacle is any of a broad variety of situations in which…

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