Learn English Vocabulary – Most Common Words in English – Lesson 16

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 – admire, admiration, admiral, advance (verb) and advance (noun).

 

admire /ədˈmaɪər/     verb (admires, admiring, admired)

  1. respect and like sb because they have done sth that you think is good

e.g.    Many people admired the way Sarah ran the organization.

  They admire her courage.

Many people admired the way Sarah ran the organization - Learn how to improve English vocabulary & speaking fast and easily by studying the most commonly used English words

 

  1. look at something and think that it is very good

e.g.    They were admiring the view from the top of the tower.

  We were just admiring your garden.

They were admiring the view from the top of the tower - Learn the most common English words & phrases with pictures & examples frequently used in daily English conversation

 

admiration /ˌædməˈreɪʃn/     noun (no plural)

a feeling of respect and liking for someone or something

e.g.    Sophia gazed at her teacher in admiration.

  We have great admiration for her work.

Sophia gazed at her teacher in admiration - the easy way to improve English vocabulary & speaking - learn the most common words in English with pictures, basic English lessons

 

admiral /ˈædmərəl/     noun

an officer who has a very high rank in the navy

e.g.    Admiral Michael Mullen

  The admiral visited the ships under his command.

Admiral Michael Mullen - Learn how to improve your English vocabulary & speaking fast and easily by studying the most commonly used English words and phrases for everyday life

 

advance /ədˈvæns/   verb (advances, advancing, advanced)

  1. move forward

e.g.    A line of tanks slowly advanced.

  The troops advanced toward the city.

 A line of tanks slowly advanced - Learn how to increase English vocabulary & phrases fast & easily by studying the most commonly used English words and phrases for everyday life

 

  1. make progress or help something make progress

e.g.    Information technology has advanced dramatically over recent years.

  The research has advanced our knowledge of the HIV virus.

Information technology has advanced dramatically over recent years- Learn most common English words & phrases with pictures & examples frequently used in daily English conversation

 

advance /ədˈvæns/     noun

  1. forward movement

e.g.    the army’s advance toward the border

  Their advance on the capital seemed unstoppable.

the army’s advance toward the border- Learn English vocabulary- learn the most common English words & phrases with pictures & examples frequently used in daily English conversation

 

  1. progress in something

e.g.    recent advances in medical science

  We live in an age of rapid technological advances.

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  1. money paid earlier than expected

e.g.    Robert asked for an advance on next month’s salary.

  The author was paid $5,000 as an advance on royalties.

Robert asked for an advance on next month’s salary - the best way to improve English vocabulary & speaking- learn the most common words in English with pictures & example sentences

 

 

 

 

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