8 Total Quotes

Vocabulary Quotes

The last motive in the world for acquiring vocabulary should be to impress. Words should be acquired because we urgently need them -- to convey, to reach, to express something within us, and to understand others.
Vanna Bonta
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Clifton Fadiman,
The adjective is the banana peel of the parts of speech.
Clifton Fadiman,
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Vehicle shoppers come to automotive sites with a wide range of shopping patterns, Internet skills, Internet connections, computer configurations, automotive understanding and automotive vocabulary. Creating one site that works well for so many new-vehicle shoppers is an extraordinary challenge, but Lexus has demonstrated that it can be done.
Dennis Galbraith
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It's important to read because it's really good for your [vocabulary]. It's really good for your imagination. I enjoy reading because I find it relaxing.
Emma Watson
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Samuel Coleridge,
Prose, words in their best order. Poetry, the best words in the best order.
Samuel Coleridge,
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Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson
Man is a creature who lives not upon bread alone, but principally by catch words.
Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson
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Never use big words where a diminutive one will suffice.
Author Unknown
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Yes and No are very short words to say, but we should think for some length of time before saying them.
Author Unknown
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