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The Owl and the Birds by Aesop for ESL Students

The Owl and the Birds by Aesop for ESL students with a podcast and vocabulary practice in real context

The Owl and the Birds by Aesop for ESL students with a podcast and vocabulary practice in real context based on the English Immersion Program The Owl and the Birds is now in the public domain available on Gutenberg Project. Podcast of the Owl and the Birds Watch this video on YouTube The Owl and…

IELTS Essay on Prevention Is Better Than Cure + Analysis

IELTS essay on prevention is better than cure with evaluation, scoring and analysis

IELTS essay on prevention is better than cure with full essay and analysis submitted to us by our students and members. Join LELB Society and send us your IELTS essays and reports for scoring and evaluation. Watch this video on essay on prevention is better than cure Watch this video on YouTube IELTS essay question…

Hamper Definition in Context with Images

Hamper definition in context with images

Hamper definition in context with images and synonyms used in authentic short passages from the book, Vocabulary for the College-Bound Student. Learn the word, hamper, in real examples and improve your reading comprehension. /ˈhæm.pəʳ/ (noun & verb) Hamper definition Noun: large basket for laundry, picnic basket Verb: to prevent someone from doing something, stymie, interfere…

Occlude GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

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Occlude GRE Vocabulary Flashcard /ɒˈklu:d/ (verb) Definition to block the passage of something, obstruct, cut off the flow of something, stop, close up, choke, barricade, shut, close, clog Example The Sun is completely occluded in a solar eclipse because the Moon passes between Earth and the Sun. Even though the Moon is much smaller than…

Militate GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

Militate GRE Vocabulary Flashcard at LELB Society

Militate GRE Vocabulary Flashcard /ˈmɪlɪteɪt/ (verb) Definition to be an influential factor in preventing something, change, tend to prevent, affect, work against, influence, exert influence, hinder, impede, have an effect on, discourage, act on, be detrimental to, weigh Example Factors militating against gender mainstreaming in Nigeria Nigeria is essentially a patriarchal society. This entails that…

The Thief and His Mother – English Fairy Tale

The Thief and His Mother - English Fairy Tale at LELB Society with podcast and flashcards

The Thief and His Mother – An English fairy tale with a list of vocabulary and a podcast to improve your listening and reading comprehension and expand your academic vocabulary Source of story: Gutenberg Project at www.gutenberg.org Watch this video on YouTube The Thief and His Mother A boy stole a lesson-book from one of his…

Forestall GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

Forestall GRE Vocabulary Flashcard at LELB Society

Forestall GRE Vocabulary Flashcard /fɔːˈstɔːl/ (verb) to hinder or prevent something from happening by acting in advance, preempt, foil, get in before, thwart, anticipate, fend off, deter, ward off, avert, obviate, block, preclude Most of the work in our case studies was created by independent artists with the permission of property owners, many of whom…

Hinder 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 33

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Hinder 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 33 /ˈhɪn.dəʳ/ (verb) to block the progress of something, prevent something from growing, obstruct, impede, encumber, restrict, inhibit, hamper, curb, thwart, hold back, slow down, interfere with, deter, delay, get in the way Quality improvement by providers: market developments hinder progress Providers report maintaining, but not greatly enhancing, their…

Disrupt 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 27

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Disrupt 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 27 /dɪsˈrʌpt/ (verb) to prevent someone or something from continuing their natural progressive course, thwart, obstruct, disturb, perturb, mess up, interrupt, upset, dislocate, disorder, interfere with, unsettle Of course, even when you take steps to prevent disruptive behavior you can never guarantee a disruption-free class because some students would…

Stunt 1100 Words You Need Week 43 Day 1

Stunt 1100 words you need to know week 43 day 1 at LELB Society for GRE, TOEFL & IELTS

Stunt 1100 Words You Need Week 43 Day 1 Stunt 1100 Words You Need Week 43 Day 1 /stʌnt/ (noun & verb) to prevent the growth of something from reaching its limit, retard the development of, inhibit, hinder, hamper, impede, restrict, curb, arrest, hold back, slow down, curtail – a dangerous feat, exploit, deed In…