CEFR Level C2 Vocabulary: PROLIFIC
This word is from CEFR Level C2 list 3
WORD FAMILY: adjective
MEANING: present/produced in large numbers or quantities; plentiful
EXAMPLE: He’s such a prolific author – he has written over 50 books, and is still getting books published.
Quick test! Is the grammar in these sentences correct?
Prolific mice are breeders, which is why their numbers can easily get out of control.
No, this is not correct. The order is incorrect – it should be ‘ Mice are prolific breeders, which is why their numbers can easily get out of control.’
My favourite musician is a songwriter prolific.
No, this is also not correct. It should be ‘My favourite musician is a prolific song writer’.
Andrew James is the football team’s most prolificest goal scorer.
This is also incorrect – the superlative is wrong. It should be ‘most prolific’ NOT ‘prolificest’.
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