Vol 1 No 2 (2020): Lector

Teaching Vocabulary – what techniques should we use?

Siedlce University of Natural Sciences and Humanities
Published December 30, 2020
How to Cite
CISZEWSKA, J. (2020). Teaching Vocabulary – what techniques should we use?. LECTOR: Problems of Foreign Linguistics, Literary and Cultural Studies, L2 Teaching and Acquisition, 1(2), 68-82. Retrieved from http://lectorjournal.com/index.php/LECTOR/article/view/21


In this paper some useful techniques for teaching vocabulary are discussed. Being aware of about the variety of different possibilities is crucial not only for teachers, but also for students and their parents. The whole teaching process should have specific order. Only in this case learning vocabulary might be effective. Some students think that the only one way to learn lexis is memorization. Nothing could be further from the truth. What is more, there are given some useful tips that may be useful in remembering better the new lexical material. Thanks to them, students are not discouraged by learning failures.