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Word Smart: How to Build an Educated Vocabulary

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Knowing which words to use and how to use them is key to communicating accurately and effectively. That’s why more than one million people have used this book to improve their vocabularies.

To find out which words you absolutely need to know, The Princeton Review researched the vocabularies of educated adults by analyzing major newspapers and books and focusing on the word
Paperback, Fourth Edition, 400 pages
Published August 29th 2006 by Princeton Review (first published July 25th 1995)
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This is not really a book that you will want to read from cover to cover, but instead keep it by your bedside and pick up between whatever you happen to be reading at the time. Browse a few of the 1500 + words, abbreviations, and technical terms and you may discover something you never knew before. I'm particularly fond of querulous. Words are a powerful tool.
Apr 25, 2008 Kristin rated it 4 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Word-lovers
I am not really "reading" this book. When I have time riffle through it. It is fun to me to learn new words.
Good book to learn new words, correct your spelling, and pronunciation!
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