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The Brother And The Sister – English Tale

The Brother and the Sister English fairy tale from Aesop's fables with podcast and vocabulary

The Brother and the Sister is an English short story from Aesop’s fables with a video or podcast. You can practice reading comprehension and improve your literary vocabulary in context. You can also select any text and listen to it to improve your listening comprehension. Source of story: Gutenberg Project at www.gutenberg.org The Brother and the Sister…

Paean 601 Words You Need to Know to Pass Your Exam

Paean in visual dictionary and thesaurus in real context

Paean 601 Words You Need to Know to Pass Your Exam with mythological roots, synonyms and images in authentic passages for SAT & GRE candidates. Listen to any selected word in this real passage /ˈpiː.ən/ (noun) Definition a special song, letter, poem, film, etc. that praises someone’s victory or triumph passionately, hymn, glorification, song of…

Accolade in Visual Thesaurus from 601 Words You Need to Know

Definition of Accolade in visual dictionary and thesaurus at LELB Society from 601 Words You Need to Know to Pass Your Exam

Definition of Accolade in visual dictionary and thesaurus with synonyms, antonyms and illustrations and text-to-speech technology to listen to the text for GRE candidates and advanced learners of English /ˈæk.ə.leɪd/ (noun) Definition an award or honor received as an approval or praise, kudos, panegyric, sign of praise, encomium, compliment, commendation, tribute Example The United States…

Panegyric GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

Panegyric GRE Vocabulary Flashcard at LELB Society

Panegyric GRE Vocabulary Flashcard /ˌpæn.əˈdʒɪr.ɪk/ (noun) Definition a piece of writing or speech intended to exalt someone or give them compliments, encomium, accolade, eulogy, homage, tribute, speech of praise Example To appreciate the special significance of the term “panegyric” in Dryden’s day, it is helpful to distinguish this term from its common twentieth-century synonym, “encomium.”…

Kudos GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

Kudos GRE Vocabulary Flashcard at LELB Society

Kudos GRE Vocabulary Flashcard /ˈkjuː.dɒs/ (noun) Definition honor or praise for a crowning achievement, acclaim, admiration, homage, encomium, accolade, prestige, fame, praise, honor, glory, credit, cachet, esteem, celebrity Example Eva, so glad Major is okay, how unbelievably scary. I can empathize with your feelings, since becoming a parent a couple years ago I have struggled…

Eulogy GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

Eulogy GRE Vocabulary Flashcard at LELB Society

Eulogy GRE Vocabulary Flashcard /ˈjuː.lə.dʒi/ Eulogy definition written or spoken tribute especially to someone who has recently died or stopped working, speech in praise of someone, a piece of writing or speech that praises someone greatly, exultation, panegyric, acclaim, laud, acclamation, extol, commend Video of eulogy Watch this video on YouTube. Eulogy in context A…

Estimable GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

Estimable GRE Vocabulary Flashcard at LELB Society

Estimable GRE Vocabulary Flashcard /ˈes.tɪ.mə.bļ/ (adj) worthy of great respect, praiseworthy, honorable, commendable, impressive, deserving, admirable, laudable, meritorious, venerable, creditable Cheeky Harriet, the foundation’s blog, makes clear that poetry doesn’t equate to the stiff and stuffy. Notable site features include a Learning Lab, children’s poetry, podcasts, video, and selections from the estimable Poetry magazine. Poems…

Commend 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 29

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Commend 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 29 /kəˈmend/ (verb) to praise someone or something formally, extol, speak well of, honor, applaud, compliment, salute, laud, pat on the back, acclaim – give, consign, entrust, convey, hand over for safekeeping Complimentary words are those that we use in a conversation to commend someone and make them feel…

Encomium 1100 Words You Need Week 46 Day 3

Encomium 1100 words you need to know week 46 day 3 at LELB Society for GRE, TOEFL & IELTS

Encomium 1100 Words You Need Week 46 Day 3 /en-‘kō-mē-əm/ (noun) a piece of writing or speech that expresses praise, high praise, accolade, tribute, acclaim, acclamation, laudation, eulogy, panegyric, salutation, acknowledgement, appreciation, approbation SIX branches of Manorcourt Homecare based in Britain have received encomium from the public, achieving near perfect scores following impartial feedback posted…

English Question about Gaining Fame for Discussion

English Question about Gaining Fame for Discussion

English Question about gaining fame English Question about gaining fame Are honors more likely to come to those who seek them or those who don’t care about fame and think only of their work? How much do fame and accomplishment impress you? Does just knowing you’ve accomplished something worthwhile mean as much to you as…

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