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Real English ESL - Lesson 6 - Introductions - Exercise 1 - Vocabulary

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Lesson 6: Vocabulary we hear in this video:
Read, and click on the play button to listen.




Vocabulary Term
Definition
brother-in-law (1)
countable noun
 

brother-in-law
brother-in-law (2)
countable noun
 



Jess is Kathleen's brother-in-law
This example is from the video: Jess is Kathleen's brother-in-law. Kathleen is Jess's sister-in-law.
Jess is Susan's husband. Kathleen us Louis's wife.

Can and could for asking for information (for making requests).

This is very different from can as presented in
lesson 15.
 

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Can you...? is polite. Could you... ? is more polite.
 

husband
wife

countable nouns

 



husband and wife 
You got it wrong.
got it wrong
is an expression


wrong = false
adverb
(wrong is also an adjective, noun and verb)
 

You got it wrong.
apostrophe
countable noun

 The sign ( ' ) used for contractions, the possessive case, for certain plurals, and abbreviations.



apostrophe

introduce
verb

 

an introduction

Helen is introducing Jim to Laura.

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