Let your children add another feather in their “Cap”

If you dream about your children doing something big, and want them grow up as a great orator or a crowd-puller, you are at the right place. You are at the right platform if you want your little ones to enhance their English vocabulary.

Vocab Tunes, with its differentiated learning programs, helps you become word-conscious. Kids get to know new words, especially their origins, so that they learn how to use them easily. They just need to listen to our songs, have fun, and they will be able to identify root words and improve their English vocabulary.Let your children add another feather in their “Cap”

Now, let the kids enjoy our song ‘Take Time To Learn’ and learn how to create new words from root words. They will get to know that:

• The root-words “CAP, CEP and CEPT” mean “take and receive”
• “CAP, CEP and CEPT” come from the Latin words capere, cepi, and ceptus
• The root word “Cap” can also mean “headRead more

Just Say it Like ‘Dictator’

How many times do you look up that big book called ‘Dictionary’ to find out the meaning of any new word? Your class teacher must have asked you on numerous occasions to refer this book while ‘Indicating’ spelling mistakes in your test paper. Whether at classroom or at home, dictionary is indeed instrumental when it comes to implementing vocabulary building strategies for the budding brains.

The term ‘dictionary’ is derived from Latin roots ‘dict’ and its variant ‘dic’, which means ‘say’ or ‘declare’. Let us learn some more English words based on these roots.Just Say it Like ‘Dictator’

One of the easiest ways to remember the root ‘dict’ is the word ‘predict’ which means ‘saying’ before something actually happens. A palmist or a fortune-teller is someone who can ‘predict’ your future or events before they happen. Read more

Ways to Improve Your Child’s Vocabulary Skills

We all appreciate a child who is expressive, confident, and has higher levels of achievements. And it is true that we all want our kids to succeed in school and beyond.

Strong language and communication skills are important to make your little ones accomplish things that matter to them the most. As kids learn a lot during everyday interaction with their parents, it becomes important for parents to help them improve their vocabulary skills.Ways to Improve Your Child’s Vocabulary Skills

Here are some fun activities for you that you can count on when it comes to child’s language development:

Storytelling

Through storytelling, kids can build familiarity with thousands of new words. Either you can read to them out of a book or you can make up stories together. Read more

Parents’ Guide to Enhance Kids’ Vocabulary

Experts say that a strong vocabulary helps inculcate better comprehension and communication. However, to make your kids fall in love with searching for and identifying new words is not an easy task. To overcome this challenge, parents can embark on some of these interesting ways to help children expand their vocabulary.

Introduce them to the world of Books

Reading is not only a good habit but it also helps children to learn new words. Take them to the library or gift them a book. You can ask them to use at least a new word they have learnt from the book.Parents’ Guide to Enhance Kids’ Vocabulary

Play Word Games

Word games are one of the best vocabulary development strategies for your kids. Buy some games or install some gaming apps on your smartphones and encourage them to play those during their free time. Read more

Vocabulary ‘Made’ Easy

Deciphering the meaning of words with the knowledge of roots makes learning an easy and enjoyable experience. A good knowledge of these roots helps in deriving the meanings of hundreds of words based on them thereby enhancing your English vocabulary.

Many words in the English language are ‘made’ with the help of root words ‘fac’, ‘fic’, and ‘fact’. But do you know the fun part? These root words also mean “to make” or “to do” something. The source of these roots is facere and its form factus, which fundamentally are Latin in their origin.

Let us understand how words are ‘made’ with some of the most significant roots in the English language through some examples.Enhancing English Vocabulary With Root Words

A factory is a place where something is ‘made.’ Manufacture means to ‘make’ something on a large scale using machinery. Read more