Posts Tagged ‘english language’

Ask Reading Kingdom: Does a broader vocabulary allow you to think faster?

Marc (high school student asks): Does a broader vocabulary allow you to think faster? Dr. Marion Blank answers: Often language and thinking are seen as almost synonymous terms with some people believing that it is impossible to think without language. That is far from the case. Thinking exists in many domains—not all of which involve language. For example, many visual-spatial…

Word Up! Dictionary Fun for Kids

Lingo loves to create fun with words from the dictionary. A new feature here on the blog will showcase words that can have multiple meanings, be a noun, pronoun, verb, adjective, adverb, preposition, or all of the above to make each one unique and educational in its very own way. Today’s word is “up”.  Here’s more about this well-worn word:…