Difference between 'Idle', 'Idol' & 'Ideal' – Free Spoken English lesson ( ESL)
Link to quiz : http://www.learnex.in/difference-between-idle-idol-ideal
The three words, ‘idle’, ‘idol’ and ‘ideal’ are a little confusing at times as they sound a little similar to one another. So, this lesson clearly differentiates their meaning and usage. ‘Idle’ and ‘idol’ have the same pronunciation. ‘Ideal’ is pronounced a little differently.
Idle: means something is not in use, empty or doing nothing.
Example01: Are you an idle student? (means are doing nothing)
Example02: The office is idle. (here ‘idle’ means empty)
Idol: is a noun. It means on object that represents a deity. It is also used to say that you excessively admire someone.
Example 01: Angelina is my idol.
Example 02: In Asia, people worship idols.
Ideal: it means something that is in its perfection or something that is most suitable.
Example 01: The swimming pool is ideal for a quick dip.
Example 02: This is the ideal time to invest in stock.
Tagged under: English lessons,Free English,English lesson,English video,vocabulary,business English,Grammar,learn grammar,English speaking,spoken English,learn English,speak English,speaking English,fluent English,fluency English,English training video,speak fluent English,accent training,American accent,British accent,US accent,UK accent,personality development,words,sentences,public speaking,presentation,soft skills, ,phrases,idioms,listening skills
Clip makes it super easy to turn any public video into a formative assessment activity in your classroom.
Add multiple choice quizzes, questions and browse hundreds of approved, video lesson ideas for Clip
Make YouTube one of your teaching aids - Works perfectly with lesson micro-teaching plans
1. Students enter a simple code
2. You play the video
3. The students comment
4. You review and reflect
* Whiteboard required for teacher-paced activities
With four apps, each designed around existing classroom activities, Spiral gives you the power to do formative assessment with anything you teach.
Carry out a quickfire formative assessment to see what the whole class is thinking
Create interactive presentations to spark creativity in class
Student teams can create and share collaborative presentations from linked devices
Turn any public video into a live chat with questions and quizzes