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bibliophile English, baby! Video Lesson

Date: Dec 03 2018

Themes: Hobbies, Romance

Quote

1. Quote - Listen to the quote and guess what the slang means.

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“Are you a bibliophile? I definitely am.”

—Ebaby!’s Sheila, speaking about her love of books

2. Video - Watch the video before learning the definition.

Definition

1. Definition - Study the definition.

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person who loves books

2. Use - Learn how the slang is used.

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Sheila loves books! She collects books and reads them whenever she can, so she is a bibliophile, or a person who is passionate about books.

Sometimes, bibliophiles don’t read as much as they collect. Some people just think books are beautiful. Are you a bibliophile? What was the last book you read?

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Examples

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“Tina is a total bibliophile. Just give her a book for her birthday!”

“My mom is such a bibliophile that her house looks like a library.”

“You could go to the bookstore to meet more bibliophiles like yourself.”

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manolis

Greece

 Enchiridion or Manual on the Art of Living of Epictetus

06:22 PM Dec 03 2018 |

1 person likes this

ahmadnadri

Iran, Islamic Republic Of

I am not a bibliophile but I like them.I read a book about finance recently.

07:42 PM Dec 02 2018 |

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