Learn how to say Draught correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word draught:
1a current of cool air in a room or other confined space:
heavy curtains at the windows cut out draughts
2a single act of drinking or inhaling:
she downed the remaining beer in one draught
the amount swallowed or inhaled in a draught:
he took deep draughts of oxygen into his lungs
literary or archaic a quantity of a liquid with medicinal properties:
a sleeping draught
3the depth of water needed to float a ship:
the shallow draught enabled her to get close inshore
4the drawing in of a fishing net.
the fish taken at one drawing; a catch.
1denoting beer or cider served from a barrel or tank rather than from a bottle or can:
2denoting an animal used for pulling heavy loads:
a draught horse
feel the draught
informal experience an adverse change in one’s financial circumstances:
the high street shops will feel the draught most keenly
(of beer or cider) ready to be drawn from a barrel or tank; not bottled or canned.
Learn how to say Joie De Vivre correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word joie de vivre:
exuberant enjoyment of life:
they seem to be filled with joie de vivre
she had been gripped with a joie de vivre that hitherto had been completely missing from her life
Learn how to say Chamomile correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word Chamomile:
an aromatic European plant of the daisy family, with white and yellow daisy-like flowers.
The perennial sweet (or Roman) camomile (Chamaemelum nobile (or Anthemis nobilis), family Compositae), traditionally used for lawns and herbal medicine, the annual German camomile (Matricaria recutita), used medicinally, and the yellow-flowered dyer’s camomile (Anthemis tinctoria), used to produce a yellow-brown dye
Middle English: from Old French camomille, from late Latin chamomilla, from Greek khamaimēlon ‘earth-apple’ (because of the apple-like smell of its flowers):
Learn how to say Acacia correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word Acacia:
a tree or shrub of warm climates which bears spikes or clusters of yellow or white flowers and is typically thorny. Also called wattle1, especially in Australia.
Genus Acacia, family Leguminosae: numerous species