How to Improve your Vocabulary
100 words to Impress an Examiner!
Here are 100 advanced English words which should you be able to use them in a sentence will impress even educated native speakers! Perfect if you want to impress the examiner in examinations like: IELTS, TOEFL and Cambridge CAE and CPE. If you are really serious about having an extensive and impressive vocabulary, try learning these and then try these advanced vocabulary tests.
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(n.) something that differs from the norm (In 1974, Poland won the World Cup, but the success turned out to be an aberration, and Poland have not won a World Cup since).
(v.) to hate, detest (Because he always wound up getting hit in the head when he tried to play cricket, Marcin began to abhor the sport).
(v.) to agree without protesting (Though Mr. Pospieszny wanted to stay outside and work in his garage, when his wife told him that he had better come in to dinner, he acquiesced to her demands.)
(n.) eagerness, speed (For some reason, Simon loved to help his girlfriend whenever he could, so when his girlfriend asked him to set the table he did so with alacrity.)
(adj.) friendly (An amiable fellow, Neil got along with just about everyone.)
(v.) to calm, satisfy (When Jerry cries, his mother gives him chocolate to appease him.)
(adj.) obscure, secret, known only by a few (The professor is an expert in arcane Kashubian literature.)
(n.) excessive greed (The banker’s avarice led him to amass an enormous personal fortune.)
(adj.) excessively bold, brash, clear and obvious (Critics condemned the writer’s brazen attempt to