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    #1

    it's the first book

    Hello.

    It's the first book, in which I'm not looking for new words.
    It's the first book, where I'm not looking for new words.

    Which one is correct? Does it sound natural?
    Please, correct all my mistakes. I should know English perfectly and if you show me my mistakes I will achieve my dream a little bit faster. A lot of thanks.

    Not a teacher nor a native speaker.

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    #2

    Re: it's the first book

    Perhaps:


    It's the first book I've read where I didn't have to consult the dictionary to look up any of the words.

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    #3

    Re: it's the first book

    No, I didn't mean that. I would like to say something like:

    Usually, I read books, news, articles to find new words and enrich my vocabulary. But several days ago I bought a book which turned out an interesting one. So now I'm not reading for new words, but for my pleasure and satisfaction. How can I say something like that, but in a one sentence?
    Please, correct all my mistakes. I should know English perfectly and if you show me my mistakes I will achieve my dream a little bit faster. A lot of thanks.

    Not a teacher nor a native speaker.

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    #4

    Re: it's the first book

    It's the first book for ages that I've read just for pleasure, not for learning.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #5

    Re: it's the first book

    And don't use the commas- it's a defining/restrictive relative clause telling us which book.

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    #6

    Re: it's the first book

    Imagine that--an interesting book!

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