Learn English Vocabulary – Most Common Words in English – Lesson 14

In this free English vocabulary video lesson you’ll learn the most commonly used English words and phrases for everyday life with the help of carefully chosen pictures and example sentences frequently used in daily English conversation – addition, in addition, in addition to somethingaddress (noun) and address (verb).

 

addition /əˈdɪʃn/     noun

  1. (countable) a person or thing that is added to other people or things

e.g.    Kevin and Sandra have a new addition to their family. (= a new baby)

  The hotel has been extended with the addition of more rooms.

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  1. (uncountable) adding two or more numbers together to make a total

e.g.    John can do addition, but he hasn’t learned subtraction yet.

  Frank is teaching his son addition.

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in addition  

also

e.g.  Sharon plays the guitar, and in addition she writes her own songs.

The company provides cheap Internet access. In addition, it makes shareware freely available.

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in addition to something  

as well as something

e.g.    Mary speaks five languages in addition to English.

  In addition to movies, the company also published magazines.

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address /ˈædrɛs/     noun (plural addresses)

  1. the number of the house and the name of the street and town, where you live or work

e.g.    Let me give you my business address.

  Are you still living at that address?

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  1. a formal speech that is made in front of an audience

e.g.    President Obama’s inaugural address wins approval.

  an address to the European parliament

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address /əˈdres/     verb (addresses, addressing, addressed)

  1. write on an envelope or package the name and address of the person you are sending it to

e.g.    The letter was addressed to John Smith.

  The package was returned because it had been wrongly addressed.

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  1. make a formal speech to a group of people

e.g.    The president addressed an audience of 10,000 supporters.

  The First Lady addressed the meeting briefly.

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