I. English Vocabulary Learning. 1.The requirement for primary school pupils The requirement laid down by the National Standards for English in Schools . . . . 2. What is vocabulary?Language consist of words. Vocabulary is the collection of words that an individual knows. Coursebooks for Young learners often emphasize nouns because they are easy to illustrate and because often young learners don't have literacy skills, so the only words that can easily be featured are nouns. .