He advised my attending certain places in London, for the acquisition of such mere rudiments as I wanted, and my investing him with the functions of explainer and director of all my studies.
Be that as it may, he had directed Mrs. Pocket to be brought up from her cradle as one who in the nature of things must marry a title, and who was to be guarded from the acquisition of plebeian domestic knowledge.
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From the fifth grade onward, most vocabulary acquisition occurs incidentally while reading.
Her primary focus is on the acquisition of money and the things it can buy.