Typical vocabulary used when discussing specific topics or subjects (such as sports, time, weather or computers)
Our food vocabulary section covers types of food from fruits and vegetables to fish and dairy foods. It also covers cooking, kitchens and kitchenware and dining and dinnerware. You'll also learn about eating out in restaurants and learn special vocabulary for British pubs and for ordering and dining in French, Italian, Mexican, Indian, Chinese and Thai restaurants. And don't miss our section on food and health for tips on living a long and healthy life.
Learn general sports vocab as well as special vocab for football, basketball, baseball, tennis, cricket, rugby, golf and many more sports. You can also do fun vocab and sports knowledge quizzes and learn about the Olympic Games and the football World Cup.
Learn basic music vocab and more specialized vocab while reading about pop music, rock, country, soul, dance and rap or hip hop music. You can also read about early popular music genres like the blues and jazz, watch video clips of famous artists, find lists of recommended albums and see a music vocabulary list with lots of example sentences.
You can learn general vocabulary about movies and you can also learn more advanced vocab while reading about action movies, horror movies, comedies, dramas, sci-fi movies, historical dramas and documentaries. You'll also find video clips from many famous movies and lists of recommended movies.
A Light-Year is a Measure of Distance, not Time
Superb video demonstration by NASA 🎬
Vocabulary for some of the main religious and cultural festivals worldwide 🥮
Dates and words for popular holidays and events around the world 🎉
Christmas Vocabulary - Words and expressions for talking about or at Christmas 🎄
Words and expressions for your birthday 🎁
World Vocabulary 🌎
Words for talking about the countries and nationalities of the world
Brexit Vocab 🇪🇺🇬🇧
North, South, East and West 🧭
The language we use to talk about direction on Earth
Weather Vocabulary 🌞
Words for talking about the weather and natural phenomena
rain, raining, rainy...
The eight planets of our solar system, facts and figures
How the planets got their names: Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune — and the language around them
Floors of a House
ground floor, first floor - British/American
Floors of a Building
1st floor, mezzanine - British/American
Rooms in the House Song
kitchen, living room, bathroom
Words we use to talk about different members of a family
father, mother, brother, daughter...
TV Series Vocabulary
Words we use when discussing TV series
Top 20 Business Words
Useful vocabulary in the business context
Key words, phrases, questions and answers for beginners
red, orange, yellow...
square, circle, triangle
backup, cache, DOS...
Paper Sizes Vocabulary
International ISO sizes; N.American ANSI sizes
With plural, male/female, young, collective terms
lion, lions, lion, lioness, lion cub, a pride
Words we use to talk about activities we do for fun
Words we use to talk about the work we do for money
Words we use to talk about the Law, crimes and criminals
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Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind. Rudyard Kipling