Videoler, İngilizce geliştirmek için çok etkili araçlardır. İngilizce metinlere görsellik katan videolar öğrenim hızını ve kalıcılığı artırır. Burada orta-ileri (upper-intermediate) seviyesindeki arkadaşlar için faydalı olabileceğini düşündüğüm üç videoyu paylaşacağım. Her videonun altında yeni önemli kelimeler ve açıklamaları yer alacak.

videolu ingilizce

 

1. Jay Mattioli The Magician

Virginia
A state on the east coast of the US.

Inspiration
The person or thing that pushes you forward.

Youthful
Fresh and energetic, like someone young.

Image
The opinion about you that you give to the public.

Priority
The most important thing.

Money-raising event
An event where you collect money from people.

Word of mouth
Spoken communication.

America’s Got Talent
An American reality TV series that shows different people with different talents.

Day-to-day life
The everyday tasks and events.

Business
Work that you do in your job.

Following up
Staying in touch to make sure everything happens as planned.

Props
Small objects used during the performance.

Workshop
A place where things are made or fixed using tools.

Levitation
To rise and float in the air.

Setting up
Getting ready by putting everything in place.

2. Nathan Sawaya the Lego Artist

Lego
A toy made of small plastic bricks that you put together to build things.

Work of art
Something that is made by an artist, for example a painting or a statue.

Vision
An idea or a picture in your mind.

Hits
Visits to a website.

Viable
Able to succeed or able to work as intended.

Market
People that want to buy something.

Gallery
A place for showing works of art.

Greenwich
A town in Connecticut.

Connecticut
A small state in the north-west of the US.

Two-dimensional
Having only two dimensions (for example, length and width).

Portraits
A painting or photograph of a person. It usually includes only the person’s head and shoulders.

Bronze
A dark reddish-brown metal.

Clay
A type of heavy, sticky earth that becomes hard when it is baked.

Neat
Very good, excellent.

Praise
Good things that you say or write about someone.

Freestyle
A way of swimming in which the swimmer lies in the water facing down and moves first one arm over the head and then the other while kicking the legs.

Exhibit
A show of works of art to the public.

Touring
Visiting places.

3. A Rap Song About Medicating Children

Glassy
That shows no feeling or emotion.

Flaunt
To show proudly something you have so that other people will be impressed.

Phys Ed
Physical education (sport and exercise taught in school).

Wanna
Want to.

Stuff
To fill with something.

Labeling
To describe someone in certain way, usually unfairly.

Drugging
To give someone drugs.

Howl
To make a long and loud cry.

‘Bout
About.

To the letter
Exactly or completely.

‘Em
Them.

Sedated
Made calm because of drugs.

Dumbed down
Made more dumb.

Regulated
Under control.

Suffocated
Feeling as if you don’t have enough space or are not free.

Numb
Unable to feel, think or react normally.

Dominated
Controlled in an unpleasant way.

Speaks her mind
Says what she’s thinking, speaks openly.

No more
Not any more.

Rocks the boat
Make trouble.

A tisket, a tasket, her mind is in a basket
Probably based on this line from a kid’s song: “A-tisket a-tasket, a green and yellow basket.”
(“Tisket” and “tasket” don’t have a meaning and were probably simply made up.)

Make a stand
To make a real effort to defend something or stop something.

‘Cause
Because.

Get her ass kicked
To be punished or defeated.

Pop
To put something in quickly.

Pop a pill
To take a lot of pills regularly.

Still
Even more.

Distancing
To put far away.

Fulfill
Achieve.

Take a spill
To fall.

Makin’
Making.

Sparkle
Being full of life.

Materialistic
More about money and property than anything else (such as art, religion, etc.).

Gonna
Going to.

Droning
Talking about something for a long time without really saying anything interesting.

Oppressives
People who treat others in a cruel and unfair way.

Unfetter
To make free from something.

Prescribers
The ones who prescribe (tell others to have) medications and medical treatments.

Refer
To send someone to someone/something for help.

Wine
To drink wine.

Dine
To eat dinner.

Wine and dine
To enjoy good (and usually expensive) food and drink.

Salivating
To produce saliva (the fluid substance in your mouth) because you see or think about something tasty.

Deliver
To give control of someone to another person or group.

Fall for it
To be made to believe in something which is not true.

Chokin’
Choking.

Draining out
Flowing away.

Big pharma
The giant pharmaceutical corporations of the world.

Last stand
Soldiers holding a defensive position in the face of an extremely strong attack.

‘Cause
Because.

Sabotage
To intentionally damage or destroy something.

Hand guns
Guns operated by one hand.

Hard facts
True and well proved.

Under siege
(Literally, surrounded by an army which is trying to make them to give up)
Seriously attacked or under pressure.

Cuz
Because.

Fatal
Causing disaster or death.

Stand for
Support.

Command
To tell someone to do something.

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