Wednesday, October 18, 2006


The Net is really full of great RESOURCES TO LEARN ENGLISH!

resource n. resources <'rEsOrs> 1. A source of aid or support that may be drawn upon when needed: "the Internet is a valuable resource." 2. Available source of wealth; a new or reserve supply that can be drawn upon when needed. 3. The ability to deal resourcefully with unusual problems; "a man of resource"; [ETYM: French ressource, from Old Fren. ressourdre, resourdre, to spring forth or up again; pref. re- re- + sourdre to spring forth. Related to Source.]

material resource n. Assets in the form of material possessions.

natural resource n. Resources (actual and potential) supplied by nature;

resourceful adj. Having inner resources; adroit or imaginative; "someone who is resourceful is capable of dealing with difficult situations"; "an able and resourceful politician"; "the most resourceful cook in town."

resourcefully adv. In a resourceful manner. See "resourceful."

resourcefulness n. The quality of being able to cope with a difficult situation: "a man of great resourcefulness."

resourceless adj. Lacking or deficient in natural resources.


inner resources n. A resource provided by the mind or one's personal capabilities: "to have inner resources against loneliness."

labor resources n. Resources of available manpower.

labour resources n. Resources of available manpower.


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