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Words That Help You Know Yourself Better
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Another fun lesson for not only learning new words but also those words would also help in knowing yourself better. It covers words like Parsimonious, Defeatist, and Epicurean. This lesson elaborates on the meaning and also pictures have been used which makes it even easy to remember the word and its meaning.

Reema Behl
Building for Next Billion Users | Chief Editor: Blush Channel, Femina, NDTV | Jammu & Kashmir | Helping make English speaking easier for all

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Thank you ma'am . Well, the word Epicurean as you asked in this lesson: a disciple or student of the Greek philosopher Epicurus can also be called as epicurean, other domain but not widely used of this particular word.
Hi Reena, I would use parsimonious to my boss.. "my boss is parsimonious" whenever we as a team go to party, he is always behave like a parsimonious, he use to beg to subordinates for making payment.
Egoish is one who always thimks about himself and egotist is onewho always talks about his accomplishments
I am fan of your voice mam...and thanks for giving nice lesson.
Rakesh Kumar
3 years ago
it's Ma'am not mam ^.^
Payal Sharma
3 years ago
Rakesh Kumar
3 years ago
u r Welcome ^.^
  1. Course: Fun ways to learn new words for everyday communication Lesson: Words that describe you 1.1 Presented by Reema Behl eema be

  2. About me Assistant Editor, Femina ssistant ditor, | emin Word Collector Theatre, Dance, Public speaking eatre, ance, I ublic speakin Course fee: CONTRIBUTE Fo ollow me on at: https/ user/KeemaDe hl

  3. Why this lesson? For the simple reason that you cannot learn words in vacuum Let these words have a bearing on your life Bring them within the circle of your own thoughts

  4. How to proceed through this lesson? Through out this lesson, consider your own thinking/attitude rough out this lesson, consider your own thinking attitude towards life Think of all the words you will now hear in reference to yourself

  5. Do you closely calculate the money costs on all your activities? Are you too close fisted with your money? Do people call you stingy?

  6. You are 'Parsimonious'. It is all mine!

  7. Do you admit defeat too easily? Are you someone who is inclined to give up the struggle before the battle is lost?

  8. You are a Defeatist'

  9. Do you put high value on the luxuries of life? Are you fond of eating or drinking, and are you an expert on the choices of wines and food? an

  10. You are an'E picurean'