rub - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: rub

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は 'rub’ です。’Rub’ is a verb and a noun that is used in quite a few phrases and as pat of some phrasal verbs. Let us start with the verb.

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arsenal - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: arsenal

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は 'arsenal’ です。Arsenal FC is a football club from Islington in London but, have you ever wondered what the word ‘arsenal’ means? If yes, you could google it, but stay with us, let’s have a look at some example sentences using this noun.

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slay - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: slay

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は 'slay’ です。’Slay’ is a verb and it can be used both in a literary way or informally. Its conjugation is rather tricky. Depending on the meaning it goes like this: slew/slayed for the past and slain/slayed for the participle. Intrigued? Okay, let’s go!

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commemorate - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: commemorate

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は 'commemorate’ です。’Commemorate’ is a verb. The noun is ‘commemoration’. You can easily get the meaning if you look at the root of the word there in the middle. Do you see it? What’s that? Memo? Yep, that’s right. Let’s have a look!

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favour - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: favour

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は 'favour’ です。’Favour’ (or ‘favor’ in North American English) is a noun and a verb. It is also part of some useful phrases. So, do us a favour and read the following, yeah? Let’s start with the noun.

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tea - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: tea

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は 'tea’ です。’Tea’ is obviously a noun, but it can also be a verb. The fact that it is used in a couple of phrases shows its place in English culture too. Let’s have a look, first, to the noun.

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christmas - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: christmas

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は 'christmas’ です。You thought it was over, didn't you? Plus we know what you're thinking: "What could you possibly tell me about Christmas that I don't already know?". Well, maybe you know everything there is to know about the word 'Christmas', or maybe you don't.

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gather - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: gather

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW 'gather’ です。'Gather' is most usually a verb, although it can also be a noun, albeit a not very common one. Let’s have a look at the verb first.

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effect - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: effect

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は「effect」です。As we said last week, ’affect’ and ‘effect’ are two words that we often get mixed. Just to remind you, ‘affect’ means ‘make a difference to’ something or someone. and ‘effect’ has more to do with results.

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affect - word of the week - triplo クリエイティブラーニング英会話

WOTW: affect

- Gorka Dieitz-Sanxurxo

今週の #WOTW は「affect」です。’Affect’ and ‘effect’ are two words that we often get mixed. It’s rather confusing because sometimes their meanings seem to overlap! Generally speaking, ‘affect’ means ‘make a difference to’ something or someone.

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Thoughts from the triplog

4 essential vocabulary lists

必須4英単語リストとは

As we’ve mentioned before, learning vocabulary is one of the most important and hardest aspect of learning English. Ultimately the best way to learn new words is from context and picking up words through extensive reading, but most people need to and want to take a more explicit to learning vocabulary by memorising new words. But, how do you know what words to learn?

以前にもお伝えした様に、語彙の習得は英語学習の中でも特に重要かつ難しいものです。多読を通して文脈に沿った新しい単語を覚えるのが一番ですが、大抵の人は単語として明確な意味を覚えたい、覚える必要があると思っているのではないでしょうか。では、どの単語を覚えたら良いのでしょうか?

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How big is your English vocabulary?

英語の語彙力、どのくらいありますか?

One of the biggest struggles any language learner has is learning new words. This particularly true with English which has one of the biggest vocabularies of any language. But, there are probably fewer words to learn than you might think to get to decent level of comprehensive and communicative ability. The problem is, how do you know how many words you know? How big is your vocabulary?

言語を習う上で特に苦労することと言えば、新しい単語の学習です。特に語彙数の多い言語である英語の場合はなおさらです。でも、総合的に社会でコミュニケーションを取るうえで必要とされる単語数は、意外と少ないと思います。さて、問題は自分の知っている単語数をどうやって知れるのか、ということです。あなたの語彙力はどのくらいですか?。

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What does learn, extend, create mean?

learn, extend, createの意味とは?

The idea of learn, extend, create is a major part of triplo. It is used to organise the three types of lessons we teach and is a central idea in our approach to teaching English. But where does it come from, what does it mean and why do we use it? Learn, extend, create, is connected to ideas about designing an effective language course as well as the cognitive process that we use to acquire knowledge. Here we will explain the origins of learn, extend, create and tell you why we think it is important.

「learn」「extend」「create」は、トリプロで取り入れている重要な学習アプローチ法です。私たちは、英語のレッスンをこの3タイプに分けて教えています。でもそれらは一体どこから来ていて、何を意味し、何のために使うのでしょう? learn, extend, createは、語学コースを効果的にデザインするための考え方であり、知識を習得する時の認知プロセスと関連しています。ここでは、learn, extend, createの起源を説明し、その重要性をお伝えしたいと思います。

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