Vocabulary question

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I have been out of HS for more than 30 years and I was wondering how is vocabulary taught? when i was in grade school we did everything phoenetically

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    Vocabulary implies the meanings of the word.

    Phonics, of course, is important in the pronunciation of words. But it's also necessary that students understand the meanings of new words. This is usually taught in context with reading assignments.

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