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  • Hello. My name is Emilia.

  • In this clip, I'd like to show you how to start your own vocabulary notebook.

  • There're many different ways of recording your vocabulary.

  • So here's the suggestion on how to get started.

  • Get yourself a notebook and divide it into sections from A to Z like this.

  • You can do this electronically,

  • and have one file for each of the alphabet.

  • Now let's imagine you see the word " roller coaster " for the first time.

  • You can find out the meaning from your teacher or dictionary.

  • To add it to your notebook, here's what you could do.

  • Roller coaster

  • Noun

  • Definition: A fast train you find at an amusement park.

  • It goes up and down very steep slopes and around very sudden bends.

  • Example sentence

  • As a teenager, I enjoyed going on roller costers.

  • You can add some useful collocations.

  • Collocations

  • go on a roller coaster

  • ride a roller coaster

  • a roller coaster ride

  • You can add further information.

  • Alternative spellings

  • roller-coaster

  • rollercoaster

  • As this is your notebook, there're no rules.

  • You can include pictures or translations if this helps you learn.

  • You can also have additional sections on the back of your notebook to write down word families or mind maps.

  • Thank you for watching.

Hello. My name is Emilia.

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