Home >> English Vocabulary >> Mining


English Vocabulary tips & definition with Gymglish.
Improve your English and try our online English lessons for free.


to mine: to dig up, to quarry, to extract from the ground
Many people went to California in the 19th century to mine for gold, but few found it.
a mine a pit, a deep hole, a shaft
a miner a laborer who works in a mine or quarry
mining: extracting something from the earth (for example: coal, metal)

Going further...

Still having difficulties with 'Mining' Test our online English lessons and receive a free level assessment!

Do you have smart way of remembering this rule? A tip to avoid making a mistake on 'Mining'?
Share it with us!