Today’s Word: optimal

January 11, 2018 =========

☆  optimal 最善の


For today’s word, you can use “optimal” or “optimum”, they mean the same and are the formal word for “ideal”. The optimal level or state of something is the best level or state that it could achieve. For example:

According to health guidelines, for optimal health, you should aim to exercise three times a week.
We must try to create optimal conditions for us to reach our goals.

What are the optimal conditions you need for reaching your English goals? For example, what are the best, ideal, optimal conditions for studying English for you? Do you like a quiet place on your own? Do you like to be in a noisy café surrounded by other people? Do you prefer to read and write, or listen and write or some other combination? If you think about the optimal conditions for *you* then you’ll have more chance to reach your goals.