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200 BM Daily Vocabulary #159 | lucid

August 13, 2019

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Today’s word is: lucid. The meaning of lucid is: expressed clearly, easy to understand, capable of thinking and expressing clearly                                                                                                                        

In this English vocabulary lesson you will learn how to use the word lucid. We are sure that this ESL lesson will help you to enhance your English vocabulary and speak English fluently and confidently.

The word lucid means something which is simple and can be understood without much effort.

For example:  The advocate explained the contents of the notice to the client in lucid language.

Listen carefully how we can use the word lucid in 8 different situations in 8 different sentences.

Example number 1 of 8:  Sheena’s presentation to the investors was lucid and to the point.

She presented a comprehensive business plan showing anticipated growth and profitability.

Example number 2 of 8: The autobiography of the music composer was written in a direct and lucid manner. The readers could identify with the situations and emotions and the book became a best seller.  

Example number 3 of 8:  The patient is presently lucid and talkative. But, the doctors are worried that his condition will worsen over a period of time because of deteriorating brain function.

Example number 4 of 8:  The editor suggested to the journalist that she should adhere to a lucid style of writing. He explained to her the techniques of avoiding too much jargon and connecting to the readers.

Example number 5 of 8:  The latest guidelines issued by the tax authorities were complex and somewhat ambiguous. The citizens appealed to the authorities to re-issue the guidelines in lucid format.

Example number 6 of 8:  The students in an engineering college had several doubts about a topic. Hence they requested a senior professor to explain the topic. The professor agreed and used audio visual methods to explain the same content again in a lucid language.

Example number 7 of 8:  The tourists had difficulties to reach the lake due to hindrances along the way. There was a risk of accidents and injuries to the visitors. Hence, the local village committee proactively designed a plan for lucid arrangements for the benefit of the tourists.  

Example number 8 of 8: The latest App for college students is very popular amongst the youth. It uses animation and explains the concepts in lucid manner.

Today we learnt the word lucid which means: expressed clearly, easy to understand, capable of thinking and expressing clearly

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