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New vocabulary entering the language can shed intriguing light on how our world is changing. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The 7,000 or so natural languages spoken in the world today differ radically in vocabulary and grammar. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This was the vocabulary that we used. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You have to learn the vocabulary during the course of the test. The Descent of Mind - the how and why of intelligence (1990)You can see our departure from the past in the new vocabulary of the age. Times, Sunday Times (2008)What is the best way to learn foreign vocabulary? Times, Sunday Times (2015)We might need a new vocabulary of religious decline. Christianity Today (2000)Unless of course you are in a specialist field and the training consists of learning specialist vocabulary. Training with N.L.P. (1994)Together we dived into a whole new vocabulary. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They also use simpler sentence structure, a more limited vocabulary and lots of repetition. Educational Psychology in a Changing World (1988)When you learn a foreign language, it makes no sense to study vocabulary without grammar. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There is inevitably less appreciation of English vocabulary and grammar. Times, Sunday Times (2009)They speak in five accents and use different vocabulary, according to geography. Times, Sunday Times (2014)That it's showing off to use a wide vocabulary. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I look for vocabulary rather than grammar. Times, Sunday Times (2013)She had a limited vocabulary. Times, Sunday Times (2007)A new country needed a new army, and the reborn language needed a vocabulary for that army. The Tribes Triumphant (2006)Again, this isn't through lack of imagination or limited vocabulary. Times, Sunday Times (2007)His next chapter was not, as he suggested, on vocabulary and grammar. EMPIRES OF THE PLAIN: Henry Rawlinson and the Lost Languages of Babylon (2003)
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Translations for 'vocabulary'
British English: vocabulary /vəˈkæbjʊlərɪ/ NOUN
Your vocabulary is the total number of words you know in a particular language.
...people with a limited vocabulary.
- American English: vocabulary
- Arabic: مُفْرَدات
- Brazilian Portuguese: vocabulário
- Chinese: 词汇
- Croatian: rječnik
- Czech: slovní zásoba
- Danish: ordforråd
- Dutch: vocabulaire
- European Spanish: vocabulario
- Finnish: sanavarasto
- French: vocabulaire
- German: Vokabular
- Greek: λεξιλόγιο
- Italian: vocabolario
- Japanese: 語彙
- Korean: 어휘
- Norwegian: ordforråd
- Polish: słownictwo
- European Portuguese: vocabulário
- Romanian: vocabular
- Russian: словарь
- Spanish: vocabulario
- Swedish: ordförråd
- Thai: คำศัพท์
- Turkish: sözcük dağarcığı
- Ukrainian: словниковий запас
- Vietnamese: từ vựng
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