Kenny's Vocab 🔤

Chip Designer @ MediaTek

Adventure and mountain hiking.

Lived in California.

Psychological Cultural perspectives and the environment, science, new technology. Some management.

New topics to boost vocabulary.

Some family. Watching marvel movies.

Loves flying MSFS 2020. Sports & RPG Games on PS4. Sci Fi.

Image by Wojciech Then

📍 Pokemon Go's April Fool's - 8/8 

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. Publicity 宣傳 

🙊 Pronunciation:

  1. Google Maps 

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🏆 Completed

  1. n/a

📝 Action Items

  1. n/a

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⌚ Lesson Time:

  1. iOS

  2. Street Ai

  3. Pokemon Go

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. A lot of events 

  2. Apple can support different options 

  3. People are willing

  4. A lot of apps like that

  5. Three opportunities or benefits 

  6. A lot of visitors will walk there

  7. A lot of players around there

  8. Pokemon Go has 3 colors 

  9. They can buy several smart phones 

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. When iPhone started to come out

  2. bought a book 📖 

  3. The class is held by Stanford

  4. I just wrote some app tool

  5. I don't have a good drawing ability

  6. Some place you've never been before

  7. drove there before

🔥 Descriptions

  1. We celebrated it yesterday 

  2. Maybe in Taiwan's app store

  3. It'll give you a monthly summary

  4. It's a fun company

​💦 Word Choices

  1. The resteraunt will not be so busy

  2. Let's change the topic

  3. You app to the app store

  4. Others will also be interested in

  5. It's a one way road

  6. They'll compete with each other

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. Everyone needs to work

🏦 Kenny - X

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. I

🙊 Pronunciation:

  1. C

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🏆 Completed

  1. T

📝 Action Items

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⌚ Lesson Time:

  1. T

🔎 Comments:

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. W

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. I

⭐ Focus

  1. W

🔥 Descriptions

  1. W

​💦 Word Choices

  1. M

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. I

🏙️ Hong Kong Photoshop - 8/1 

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. Punctual (Always 準時)

  2. Cocunut 椰子

  3. Adjourned = Finished

🙊 Pronunciation:

  1. 😈 Enemy | Anime 🎭

📝 Action Items

  1. American Factory 🏭

  2. Horrible Bosses 👔 

⌚ Lesson Time: 

  1. Horrible Bosses 👔 

  2. Hong Kong Photos 🏙️

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. We have some employees in America

  2. His legs need to carry that

  3. It only has two engines 

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. ✅ 

​💦 Word Choices

  1. I always come to the office early

  2. The wind cannot go through that

🔥 Descriptions

  1. ✔️ 

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. The worker needs to repeat it again

  2. The young guy maybe spends one week

  3. His boss likes him

  4. His body needs to support his weight

  5. The concrete will break
    It'll be broken 

  6. He needs to carry his weight

👾 Alien Cultures - 7/18 

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. Wolf Pack 🐺 Together
    Lone Wolf = Alone

🙊 Pronunciation:

  1. McDonald's 🍟 

  2. 🏄‍♀️ Fun | Funny 🤣 

  3. Planet 🌎 "Plan-it"

  4. Liquid Water 💧 

  5. Venus "Vee-nus" 金星 

  6. Solar Winds ☀️ 

🏆 Completed

  1. Alien Worlds Ep 1-2

  2. English App

📝 Action Items

  1. American Factory 🏭

  2. Word-a-Day Widget

⌚ Lesson Time:

  1. Cultures

  2. Switch Games

  3. Alien Worlds

  4. Movies & Homework

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. They'll try a lot of relationships 

  2. Chinese companies do not follow the laws

  3. It's hard to compete with other companies 

  4. Two jobs 

  5. Two lunches and dinners 

  6. There's a lot of choices 

  7. A lot of stages 

  8. When I try several times 

  9. Mario has a lot of new items 

  10. A lot of sports ⚾ 

  11. Humans that live on Earth 

  12. A lot of cells 

  13. 10% of stars ✨ 

  14. Some aliens I don't like

  15. A lot space movies like Star Wars 

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. Taiwanese came to other countries alone

  2. didn't need to pay for a car

  3. The company paid us $50 for each day

  4. When I went to San Hose

  5. downloaded a word guessing game 🧩 

  6. saw another movie

  7. A great talent for flying 

🔥 Descriptions

  1. There's some difference 
    There's something different 

  2. The Chinese have some aggressiveness 
    The Chinese are aggressive 

  3. It's fun game 🎾 

  4. Release your imagination 

  5. In the universe 

  6. Magnetic field 

​💦 Word Choices

  1. They will not call for help

  2. I was a single man = I was _ single ___

  3. Play with a very large ball ⚽ 

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. Even if it violates the law

  2. When somebody succeeds 🏆 

  3. They have a drive-thru

  4. The air will blow away 🌬️ 

  5. The right planet needs to be selected

🔎 Comments:

  • Excellent Listening

🕹️ Apple, Android & Games - 7/11 

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. I

🙊 Pronunciation:

  1. In your PANTS 👖  

  2. 奇怪的 Strange
    陌生人 Stranger

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📝 Action Items

  1. Change 2 apps to English

  2. Watch Spy Family with English Subtitles

  3. Love Island USA

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⌚ Lesson Time:

  1. Apple & Android

  2. Studying English

🔎 Comments:

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. These two VERSIONS

  2. We traded off a lot of THINGS

  3. We can reduce the amount of TRANSISTORS
    We can reduce the TRANSISTOR count

  4. Maybe there are a lot of BUGS

  5. I changed the ICONS

  6. I wanted to put more APPS

  7. I install a lot of APPS

  8. They still cannot find those APPS

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. I can do some ORGANIZING-v
    I can make it more ORGANIZED-adj

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. Google HOPES all the OS's are the same

  2. Someone WANTS to talk with you

  3. He just SLEEPS

⭐ Focus

  1. W

🔥 Descriptions

  1. ESPECIALLY when I'm at home 🏡 

  2. It's STRANGE-adj

  3. It'll CONTINUOUSLY-adv change

  4. It's very EASY-adj
    You can do it very EASILY-adv

  5. You spend LESS power

  6. You can't remember the APP'S name

  7. It's DANGEROUS-adj
    There's a lot of DANGER-n

  8. It's very QUICK-adj
    It happens-v very QUICKLY-adv

  9. To check the ACCURACY-n
    To check if it's ACCURATE-adj

​💦 Word Choices

  1. They present A better solution

  2. What we are afraid OF IS...

  3. The impact will BE larger

  4. I'm doing A similar job

  5. When you want to focus ON something

  6. I don't think Samsung IS doing well

  7. To make sure your level IS regular

  8. You will BE less focused on it

  9. This car has a SENSE of humor

🏘️ Generational Real Estate Gaps - 7/4

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. Inheritance 遺產 

  2. Court Case👩‍⚖️法庭案件

  3. Lying Flat 🛌 

  4. Domestic Duty 
    House Wife's Job

🙊 Pronunciation:

  1. C

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🏆 Completed

  1. n/a

📝 Action Items

  1. Love Death Robots

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⌚ Lesson Time:

  1. Young are Poor

🔎 Comments:

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. I think most OPPORTUNITIES are owned

  2. They'll give more RULES to guide them

  3. A lot of REQUIREMENTS

  4. How much TIME / How many TIMES 

  5. Some CHOICES

  6. To build a lot of future HOUSES

  7. If you can provide enough HOUSES 🏘️ 

  8. When they have less BABIES 👶 

  9. Some COMPANIES will go down

  10. Open to the foreign WORKERS 

  11. There are two ITEMS

  12. On both SIDES 

  13. Those who have a lot of HOUSES

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. They'll have a better STARTING point

  2. They are SELECTED by businessmen 

  3. People DID not have enough CHOICES

⭐ Focus

  1. W

🔥 Descriptions

  1. Interesting and FUN 😊 樂趣 

​💦 Word Choices

  1. He can earn from THE economy 🪙

  2. THE person is dead

  3. If THE people are still alive

  4. You invest IN yourself

  5. In ANOTHER place

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. Some job DOES not satisfy them

  2. What he NEEDS to give

  3. They think green HAS more activity

📽️ Video Reviews & GPUs - 6/27 

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. I

🙊 Pronunciation:

  1. Sacrifice 's

  2. McDonald's 

  3. Graphics  

  4. Yield 

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🏆 Completed

  1. Top Gun Maverik

  2. Love Death Robots x3

📝 Action Items

  1. Love Death Robots

  2. Wafer GPU

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⌚ Lesson Time:

  1. Top Gun 1 & 2

  2. Love Death Robots

  3. Tasty & That's It

  4. Metaverses

  5. GPUs

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. Nice things such as DOG FIGHTS

  2. They became very good FRIENDS

  3. It satisfies several ELEMENTS

  4. No need to take care of HUMANS/HUMANITY

  5. Some COMPANIES left Russia

  6. A lot of building ELEMENTS

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. I WENT to a movie last weekend

  2. It WAS worth it to wait

  3. I think he DID not say so much

  4. He REQUESTED to meet

  5. Your economy will BE crashed
    Your economy will __ CRASH

  6. When I WAS in San Francisco

  7. When I WOKE up

  8. They were still WAITING

  9. The steel MELTED / WAS MELTING

​💦 Word Choices

  1. In THE only second one

  2. They used wide ANGLE cameras 🎥 

  3. Mentioned in THE first one

  4. In THE second one

  5. Again AND again AND again

🔥 Descriptions

  1. The first REASON is...

  2. In the BEGINNING-n

  3. They can express their EMOTIONS

  4. It can touch your HEART

  5. Goose's wife

  6. SHE DIDN'T want him to become a pilot

  7. She LOVES her son

  8. SHE has some anxiety in HER mind

  9. HER robot is crazy

  10. The great GIANT'S body

  11. It's TOTALLY different

  12. You don't need a COMPLICATED style

  13. SMOOTHNESS

  14. To allow the die to be PROTECTED

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. It always REPEATS again and again

  2. He BEATS his boss

  3. He can do what he WANTS

  4. Such as FLYING the fighter JET

  5. It also ENCOURAGES you

  6. HE'S afraid to try something

  7. SHE KNOWS

🤖 Love Death Robots - 6/13 

🌎 Vocabulary: 

  1. Dogs will Bark 🐕 狗吠
    Cats will Meow 😸 喵 

  2. Crab 🦀 螃蟹

  3. To Endure 忍受 💪 

  4. 2020 Vision (Perfect)

🙊 Pronunciation:

  1. Wirl --> WorlD 🌏

  2. Scar "Sc-are" 瘢痕 

  3. Energetic

  4. Enthusiastic

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🏆 Completed

  1. Beluga x2 😹 

  2. Love Death Robots x4

📝 Action Items

  1. Love Death Robots 

  2. Business Workbook

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. They travel to different PLACES 🗺️

  2. There were 2 SOLUTIONS 2️⃣ 

  3. He just killed 2 BODIES

  4. They don't have enough WEAPONS

  5. SERVICES 

  6. Human RESOURCES 

  7. You have 3 WISHES

  8. I hope I can have another 3 WISHES

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. The cats STARTED to speak after the war

  2. They finally DIED

  3. He HID in the bottom

  4. He FOUND all the people

  5. The whole story was CREATED by it

  6. Teh Matrix WAS created by computers

⌚ Lesson Time:

  1. Love Death Robots

  2. Star Wars

  3. Career Questions

🔥 Descriptions

  1. The HUMANOID robot 🤖 

  2. His ANCESTORS 

  3. To do something FUN and interesting

  4. You increase EFFICIENCY-n,
    to make things run more EFFICIENTLY-av.
    It becomes EFFICIENT-aj

  5. You need to be MOTIVATED-aj

  6. LETTER D

​💦 Word Choices

  1. I live in AN apartment

  2. They want to GO back to the normal world  

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. He NEEDS the crab to do something 🦀 

  2. Finally, he really WAKES up

🔎 Comments:

  • Kenny wants to take on business workbook, that seemed not too challenging.

🤖 Robot Waiters 🍽️ 6/6 

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. Life Jacket 🦺  

  2. Swim Cap 🏊 泳帽 

  3. Deep or Shallow 深或淺

  4. Tubing 🍩 管道 

  5. Syllables 🗣️ 音節 

  6. Spill Water 🌊 潑水 

  7. Spike (Raise Quickly)

  8. River Rafting 漂流 

🙊 Pronunciation:

  1. Frustrated 

  2. Repetative

📝 Action Items

  1. Watch Beluga 😺 0.5x

  2. Love Death + Robots

🔎 Comments:

  • Can miss the past tense when reading.

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. A few DAYS

  2. They stayed in AMERICA

  3. It can deliver food from these 2 PLACES 🤖 

  4. Three SYLLABLES/sounds

  5. A lot of TRAVELLERS

  6. Another PERSON or OTHER people

  7. It can do a lot of JOBS

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. On the final day I SLEPT in Hsinchu

  2. i HAVE not SEEN outside

  3. Sunday WAS a sunny day 🌤️ 

  4. Especially when you are HURRYING
    Especiallyw hen you are IN A hurry

  5. When I SAW the first movie

⌚ Lesson Time:

  1. Long Weekends 🏊‍♂️ 

  2. Robot Resteraunts 

  3. Top Gun Lego

🔥 Descriptions

  1. A high DEPTH 🏊 A DEEP river 

  2. You are well PROTECTED 

  3. It's so FUN 樂趣 

  4. That's FUNNY 🤣 

  5. It's DELIVERED SAFELY 

​💦 Word Choices

  1. When you live IN this hotel

  2. To find a way (to go) forward

  3. People like IT

  4. In A tight labor market (singular) 

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. Everybody NEEDS a life jacked 🦺 

  2. You FEEL so great 

  3. If the river DOESN'T have enough water
    If it's too SHALLOW 🏖️ 

🏦 Kenny - 5/30

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. Dragon Boat Festival🐉

  2. Rotor Blades 轉子葉片 

🙊 Pronunciation:

  1. Helicopter 🚁 

📝 Action Items

  1. Love, Death + Robots

⌚ Lesson Time:

  1. Flying Taxis 🚁 

  2. New Babies 🐣 

🐾 Plural Noun​s  

  1. Helicopters will be used in many PLACES 🚁

  2. If one or 2 ENGINES are broken

  3. If you supply enough HOUSES 🏘️ 

  4. A lot of government HOUSES 

  5. Taiwan's BUILDINGS are not so good 🏦 

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. I

⭐ Focus

  1. W

🔥 Descriptions

  1. Tom Cruise has a FLYING Licence  

  2. If you want to solve the HOUSING prices 🏘️

  3. A EUROPEAN style building

​💦 Word Choices

  1. In THE coming 2 months

  2. Many people IN one month

  3. When THERE ARE a lot of people

  4. I heard OF this one

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. He NEEDS to tolerate the G-FORCE ✈️ 

🏦 Kenny - 5/23

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. I

🙊 Pronunciation:

  1. Camera Lens 📷 

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🏆 Completed

  1. T

📝 Action Items

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⌚ Lesson Time:

  1. 3D TVs

  2. Smartphone Sales

🔎 Comments:

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. To every PERSON \ to ALL people 

  2. Some PIXELS will change every time

  3. Three or four GENERATIONS

  4. For all SMARTPHONES 

  5. You can see a lot of PHONES

  6. A lot of APPLICATIONS

  7. They use 4 LENSES

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. Last week I WORKED from home

  2. They THOUGHT it was a new technology

  3. My job was for TVs

  4. I SAW it in the movie theatre 

  5. This line will not be UPDATED

⭐ Focus

  1. W

🔥 Descriptions

  1. It's not NATURAL

  2. It's too COMPLICATED

  3. They can separate very CLEARLY (adv)

  4. It's COMPLICATED

​💦 Word Choices

  1. The effect is not very GOOD (adj)

  2. Take a picture OF yourself

  3. People will use it FOR a very long time

  4. They want to replace _ Google (no 'the')

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. This game HAS separate resolutions

🥽 Pain in the Metaverse - 4/25 

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. Selfie 🤳 
    Yu take a pic of yu

  2. Sensation = Feeling

🙊 Pronunciation:

  1. Representation

  2. Illusion

🏆 Completed

  1. Full Metal Panic [English]

📝 Action Items

  1. Pain in VR 

⌚ Lesson Time:

  1. Covid at Work

  2. Design a Metaverse

  3. Ready Player One

  4. Games

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. I remember 3 CASES

  2. A lot of CONFIGURATIONS

  3. There'll be a lot of METAVERSES

  4. Remove their LEGS

  5. You cannot track their LEGS right now

  6. The 6 LINES first

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. I'm WORKING from home 

  2. The game designer HID (v) some treasure
    The game has a HIDDEN (adj) treasure

  3. He just DROVE backward

  4. It was like CLIMBING a mountain 

🎾 Action Verbs​​

  1. He WANTS to make money

🔎 Comments:

  • Kenny was better on Plurals today :)  :)  :)

🔥 Descriptions

  1. Loosely ISOLATED / Loose ISOLATION (n)

  2. This part was IMPRESSIVE (adj) to me
    This part IMPRESSED (v) me

  3. The avatar is FANCIER than the real one

  4. I think it's NATURAL, because...

  5. To control your MOVEMENT 

​💦 Word Choices

  1. You don't need to BE so detailed with that

  2. Even in A metaverse

  3. They sit around A table

  4. You can listen TO something
    You can HEAR _ something

  5. You can listen TO them
    You can HEAR _ them

  6. You are in A very small space

📖 Kenny - Tech Brand Stories - 4/18

🌎 Vocabulary:

  1. I

🙊 Pronunciation:

  1. Snow ❄️ "S-no" 

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🏆 Completed

  1. Our Great National Parks 🏞️ [Netflix 

📝 Action Items

  1. Our Great National Parks 🏞️ [Netflix 

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⌚ Lesson Time:

  1. National Parks

  2. Tech Brand Stories

  3. Plural Review

🔎 Comments:

  • Review Plurals

🐾 Plural Noun​s 

  1. The overall PARKS "Par-X"

  2. Several EXAMPLES

  3. The BENEFITS of the National Parks

  4. We have several COMPARISONS

  5. Because GAMES will consume more power

  6. They do a lot of COMPARISONS

  7. In BENCHMARKS

  8. A lot of camera IPs "I-P-Z"

  9. Maybe 3 PICTURES

  10. When you play GAMES

  11. It has a lot of NUMBERS

  12. We'll focus on several key ITEMS

  13. They'll focus on GAMES

  14. Those ACTIVITIES "Act-tiv-it-tease"

  15. Android phone MAKERS

  16. A lot foldable PHONES will come out

  17. You have a lot of TYPES

  18. With Android PHONES

  19. All the PHONES need to be UPGRADED

  20. All the PHONES

  21. I can enjoy new APPLICATIONS

  22. The two MEETINGS at once

  23. A lot of power ISSUES

  24. You have a lot of CHOICES

  25. You have a lot of CHOICES

🚴‍♀️ Timed Tenses

  1. I FOUND one link

  2. We have OPTIMIZED our power

  3. We THOUGHT

🔥 Descriptions

  1. Those ANIMALS' ACTIVITIES 

  2. Their camera is EASIER to tune

  3. You need to be STRONG
    You need to have STRENGTH 

  4. As high AS possible
    Higher AND higher

  5. QUALCOMM'S technology

  6. I think APPLE'S philosophy 

  7. It can AUTOMATICALLY extend

​💦 Word Choices

  1. The power consumption OF games

  2. They will BE done by automation

  3. If you take a picture AT / IN THE night