149 : English Vocabulary and Expressions – Engaging, Bibliophile, A page turner, and Bookworm

In today’s episode, you will learn new English vocabulary words and expressions related to the topic of books. You will also hear tons of real-life stories that will help you understand the words and expressions more. This episode will give you the vocabulary and expressions you need to speak fluently in English about this topic.

TODAY’S ENGLISH RESOURCE

TODAY’S ENGLISH VOCABULARY

Engaging

Meaning: tending to draw favorable attention or interest

  • Sentence 1: Edward’s conversation was engaging and kept my attention.
  • Sentence 2: The girl had an enchanting and engaging smile.
  • Sentence 3: The movie was not engaging. I fell asleep after ten minutes.

Bibliophile

Meaning: A person who loves books

  • Sentence 1: She was a bibliophile and had over 1,000 books in her home.
  • Sentence 2: Frank was not a bibliophile and had no interest in reading books.
  • Sentence 3: The library is a bibliophile’s favorite place to be.

TODAY’S ENGLISH EXPRESSIONS

A page-turner

Meaning: A very good book or story

  • Sentence 1: I love the novel by Stephen King. It is a real page-turner.
  • Sentence 2: Dan struggled to finish the book because it wasn’t a page-turner and the storyline was slow.
  • Sentence 3: Keenan wrote a book recently and although long, it is a complete page-turner.

Bookworm

Meaning: A person who loves to read

  • Sentence 1: Susan is such a bookworm. She reads a new book each week.
  • Sentence 2: He always had his nose in a book because he was a bookworm.
  • Sentence 3: As a self-proclaimed bookworm, I enjoy science fiction books most of all.

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Yamileth de León
Yamileth de León
1 year ago

I enjoyed it a lot, thank you teacher Tiffanight! You are awesome.

Yamileth de León
Yamileth de León
1 year ago

*Tiffani* sorry.

Amal
Amal
1 year ago

You’r an amazing

Everlyne
Everlyne
1 year ago

Teacher you are amazing…. Thank you so much

Pedro Arias
Pedro Arias
1 year ago

Let me tell you I have learned a lot with you lady

Jackarly jean Baptiste
Jackarly jean Baptiste
1 year ago

Real English

robert junior henry
robert junior henry
1 year ago

in another word we can say bookish person .

Jose Julio
Jose Julio
1 year ago

You are a very good teacher!

Anthonia
Anthonia
1 year ago

I love you clear pronunciation

Margareth
Margareth
1 year ago

You can be a bookworm and not a bibliophile. Or you can be both.

Octavio Peña
Octavio Peña
1 year ago

Hello Tiffani, I really love when you sing the story time!

robert junior henry
robert junior henry
1 year ago

ok

Sonle
Sonle
1 year ago

It is a very funny and valuable podcast. I enjoy it and I thought maybe I will become a bibliophile. Thanks to inspiration from you

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