One of the best ways to improve your English is by improving your vocabulary. It is a great idea if you make it a goal to learn just one new word or phrase in English. If you do this then, after time, you will be surprised at the amount of progress you have made.

Part of learning new vocabulary is recording it. The best thing to do is to have a special notebook that is EXCLUSIVELY for new vocabulary – your vocabulary notebook. Don’t write anything in here apart from new words and phrases that you encounter. Also, it’s a nice idea that you buy a notebook with Nic quality paper and an attractive appearance. This will give you a little more motivation to use it.

Here are a few more tips about using a vocabulary notebook: