extensive, large, rich, wide
English has a rich vocabulary and literature. Try to develop a wide vocabulary.
| limited, narrow, poor, restricted, small | active, passive | basic, essential, key | formal | business, scientific, specialized, technical
VERB + VOCABULARY
have | acquire, learn
Learners of languages acquire vocabulary through practice.
| build, develop, enlarge, enrich, expand, extend, increase, widen
This book has been designed to help you expand your vocabulary.
The word ‘think tank’ entered the vocabulary (= became part of the language)in the 1960s.
Specialized vocabulary is used in all the major disciplines.
VOCABULARY + NOUN
the essential vocabulary for tourism
not in sb's vocabulary
The word ‘failure’is not in his vocabulary (= for him, failure does not exist).
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