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    Improve English

    Hi,

    Can you please advise as how should I improve my english language.

    The main area in which I need to improve is Vacab,Speech.

    Please suggest some steps to improve in my english language.

    Thanks in advance for your help.

    Regards,

    Arvind


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    Re: Improve English

    Quote Originally Posted by ARVIND P JAIN View Post
    Hi,

    Can you please advise as how should I improve my english language.

    The main area in which I need to improve is Vacab,Speech.

    Please suggest some steps to improve in my english language.

    Thanks in advance for your help.

    Regards,

    Arvind
    Get a Picture Dictionary and use it to learn all words for all the things that are
    in your daily life.

    Then, to help you with verbs, the natural verbs we use daily for speech, get a Longmans "Essential Activator". You can see it at the link below. Check the Amazon site in your own country for availability and price.


    Amazon.com: Longman essential activator: Books

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    Re: Improve English

    Quote Originally Posted by riverkid View Post
    Get a Picture Dictionary and use it to learn all words for all the things that are
    in your daily life.

    Then, to help you with verbs, the natural verbs we use daily for speech, get a Longmans "Essential Activator". You can see it at the link below. Check the Amazon site in your own country for availability and price.


    Amazon.com: Longman essential activator: Books
    Aw, that seems to be a quite expensive way of learning.


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    Quote Originally Posted by blouen View Post
    Aw, that seems to be a quite expensive way of learning.
    I don't know what the books would cost in your respective countries, B, but they would be the best buys you could make.

    The Activator is $30 US and

    The Oxford Picture Dictionary: Monolingual Edition (Dictionary)

    The Oxford Picture Dictionary: Monolingual Edition (Dictionary) by Jayme Adelson-Goldstein and Norma Shapiro (Paperback - Mar 29, 1998)
    Buy new: $15.95 60 Used & new from $10.39

    Amazon.com: oxford picture dictionary: Books

    How much would they be in your countries?

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    Re: Improve English

    $30 would be about 1,500 pesos here in my country, that would be my meal budget for about 12 days or more...and $15 would be of course half the price, about 750 pesos, 6 days meal budget.

    * But I was hoping to purchase a book and audio cd package; about English Fluency, grammar and idioms, for 1,750 pesos soon.

    * That may cost me an arm and a leg, but I think it would be worth the bargain. Nothing is cheap nowadays.

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    Re: Improve English

    Use online ones; there are some online picture dictionaries here: http://www.usingenglish.com/links/Di...nce/index.html

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