Games To Ensure Vocabulary Building
The English language is one of the most commonly used languages in the world and we all use it in our daily lives as well. It is imperative to keep improving on our knowledge of the English language as it allows for better conversation and a more successful conduct. There are various games and applications which help with vocabulary building and are extremely useful, easy and convenient to use as well.
Words, words, words is an absolutely incredible application and is one of the better applications to help improve vocabulary. You can just keep on tapping the buttons and it will keep on showing random words with its meanings so you can build up your vocabulary. If you get tired of the monotonous words popping around, you can give a quiz which has a ticking time clock and interactive interface. You will be asked to match words with their meanings. If wrong, you will be informed by the app about the correct meaning. You can control the difficulty level of the quiz by using a slider. This application is available free of cost and is extremely convenient.
This application is another Android based application which has a great intuitive design and options to let you elevate the vocabulary treasure back in the mid dungeons. Facilities like word mapping can be used to ensure that correct meanings of words are found out by the user.
This application is great for preparation with respect to various competitive exams. Exams like SAT, GRE, GMAT, TOEFL etc. require students to have a good vocabulary and this application creates a database of words and makes tests for the users to answer, thus indirectly preparing them for competitive exams too.
The best part is that you can search the words to increase the vocabulary by their meanings as well. For example, if you want to search for a different word for ‘difficult’, you can search corresponding words having same meaning as difficult. The app has a colossal interface and shows the correct meanings you guessed by glaring the screen green and red for the wrong ones. This application is a must-have for students preparing for these examinations and for other vocab-building enthusiasts as well, guaranteeing results if used diligently.
This application is designed and run by the famous Dictionary.com LLC, thus making it a sure-shot success and enabling users to blindly trust its quality standards. The app has an amazing categorization using which you can easily enjoy the vocabulary feed in your mobile in the format of flash cards with each words at the top and its explanation and meaning given below. Various types of words like Latin phrases, oxymorons, idioms etc. can be selected by the user to further customize the experience and ensure their vocabulary is improved.
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by techtalks @TechTalks June 7, 2016 5:38 AM UTC