The Center for Language Studies (CLS), University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh organized a workshop on vocabulary learning strategies for students on 31st October, 2019. The workshop was conducted by Iram Mehrin, lecturer, CLS. The workshop started at 11 am in the morning and continued till 12.20pm in room A402, Campus A at ULAB .
There was a spontaneous participation of students of different semesters across departments. The resource person presented 5 important strategies of vocabulary learning which included using six different context clues, conscious application of passive vocabulary, analyzing word parts, word mapping, and finally, semantic mapping. Students were provided with worksheets to apply the newly learned strategies and they worked both individually and in pairs. In addition to the exercises in the workshop, extra practice handouts and website links for further practice were provided too. The resource person also asked students to followup with her through email or in person if any further assistance needed be.