IELTS Vocabulary : Synonyms #4

Dark — shadowy, unlit, murky, gloomy, dim, dusky, shaded, sunless, black, dismal, sad Decide — determine, settle, choose, resolve Definite — certain, sure, positive, determined, clear, distinct, obvious Delicious — savoury, delectable, appetizing, luscious, scrumptious, palatable, delightful, enjoyable, toothsome, exquisite Describe — portray, characterize, picture, narrate, relate, recount, represent, report, record Destroy — ruin, demolish,…

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IELTS Vocabulary : Synonyms #3

Brave — courageous, fearless, dauntless, intrepid, plucky, daring, heroic, valorous, audacious, bold, gallant, valiant, doughty, mettlesome Break — fracture, rupture, shatter, smash, wreck, crash, demolish, atomize Bright — shining, shiny, gleaming, brilliant, sparkling, shimmering, radiant, vivid, colourful, lustrous, luminous, incandescent, intelligent, knowing, quick-witted, smart, intellectual Calm — quiet, peaceful, still, tranquil, mild, serene, smooth, composed,…

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IELTS Speaking Projected Cue Cards: September to December 2018

Describe a time when you had to go to a hospital or see a doctor Describe an appointment that was put ahead of schedule Describe how you behaved in a stressful situation Describe a minor accident that you had in the past Describe a natural calamity that you fear Talk about a moment when you…

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Phrasal verbs with LOOK

Look into: to investigate. Example: The police force have looked into the possible causes of the calamity. Look up: to search for something. Example: If you don’t know the meaning of the idiom – look it up! Look over/through: to read quickly. Example:  Could you please briefly look through my thesis? Look in on:  to visit. Example:  I think I’ll look…

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Collocatives

Sr. No A B Answer 1 speedy [walk, cooking, recovery, reading] Recovery 2 quick [cure, walk, sleep, cry] Cure 3 fast [bus, train, ship, jet] Train 4 commit [answer, homework, mistake, wrong] Mistake 5 Do [homework, food, money, noise] Homework 6 strong [water, milk, honey, coffee] Coffee 7 break [record, climbing, lunch, supper] record 8…

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Antonyms

Inevitable- AvoidableExceptional- CommonPermanent- TemporaryDim- LuminousReckless- CarefulExplicit- AmbiguousIncredible- BelievableRepel- AttractRapidly- SlowlyMeticulous- CarelessBarbarous- CivilizedSuccessor- PredecessorUrban- RuralConclusive- IndecisiveTerminate-BeginNiggardly- LavishlyAdvanced- RecededEnlightened- IgnorantModerate- ExtremeSuperficial- ThoroughScorn- AdmirationTrivial- SeriousLoquacious- ReservedConfiscate- ReleaseOften- RarelyEminent- NotoriousEmbark upon- ConcludeDiffidence- BoldnessPaucity- PlentyTriggered- ChokedFastidious- AdjustableGrandiose- SimpleBleak- BrightInsolent- HumbleLurid- MildUnscrupulous- ConscientiousMelodious- TunelessContaminate- PurifyFrugal- ExtravagantFalling off- ImprovementGenial- UnkindShallow- DeepImmune- VulnerableVeneration- DisrespectYield to- ResistConcur- DisagreeVague- PreciseHumility- PrideExtol- CensureTakes off- LandsDemolish- BuildPrevent-…

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