Visual vocabulary for Travel English

 

 

 

 

 

Learn new words through pictures organized by thematic topic.

In Visual Vocabulary, our memory aids approach integrating cultural content using images will facilitate your learning of new vocabulary. You will find your learning and retention of new words becomes more efficient by associating vocabulary with images that reflect fascinating aspects of the cultures of English-speaking countries.

If you study one slide presentation a day, you will cover 1,000 of the most frequently used words in English in approximately three months. The vocabulary is organized into 18 families of related words.

Click to select your desired topic.

 

Alphabet, numbers and telling time

alphabet
numbers
telling time

Appearance (clothing and personal accessories)

children’s clothing and accessories
men’s clothing and accessories
women’s clothing and accessories
jewelry

 

Culture

art
architecture
cinema/movies
festivals and holidays
music
literature
religion
theater
leisure activities
hobbies

 

Economy and the labor force

occupations
the office
finding a job

 

Education and programs of study

levels of education
school supplies
subject areas
graduation

 

Feelings, emotions and personality

feelings and emotions
describing personalities

 

At home

types of accommodation
rooms, grounds, and parking
furniture
entertainment and communication devices
garden tools and equipment
kitchen appliances
other domestic appliances 

 

At the restaurant

restaurant staff (host, waiter, waitress, bartender, cook, dishwasher)
menu, bill, tip/service charge
dinnerware and cutlery

 

Food and Drink

alcoholic drinks
berries
bread and grains
condiments and spices
dairy products
ethnic cuisines
fruits
meals and snacks
meats
nonalcoholic drinks
nuts
pastries and desserts
poultry
salads
seafood
vegetables

 

Geography

landscapes
maps of key English-speaking countries
country names and nationalities: Africa and the Middle East
country names and nationalities: the Americas
country names and nationalities: Asia and Oceania
country names and nationalities: Europe

 

Healthcare

at the doctor
at the dentist
at the pharmacy
at the physiotherapist
emergency services
fitness
parts of the body

 

Names

names of famous actors and actresses
names of famous world leaders

 

People

family relationships
life events

 

Shopping

handicrafts
jewelry
men’s clothes
women’s clothes
baby clothes and accessories

 

Sports

summer sports
winter sports
the Olympics

 

Tourism and hospitality

types of tourist accommodation
tourism related jobs (travel agents, tour guides, hotel and restaurant staff)
at the airport
at the hotel
at the business center
sightseeing tours

 

Transportation

types of air transportation
types of ground transportation
types of water transportation

 

Weather, seasons, natural disasters

weather
seasons
natural disasters

 

Wildlife, marine life, farm animals, pets

wildlife (animals)
birds
marine life
farm animals
pets

 

 

Searching for the Right Word (Frits Ahlefeldt, Hiking Artist com)