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Smart Words: Vocabulary for the Erudite

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How and where to use 500 of the words that make you sound more cultured, worldly, and downright smart.
Whoever said sounding smart had to be painful? It's all in how you acquire the ?ten-dollar words? of English. "Smart Words" makes fast and smooth learning of words such as "prelapsarian," "sedulous," "sybaritic" and "draconian." How? By sticking to ultra-simple definitio
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ebook, 208 pages
Published November 4th 2008 by Perigee Books
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Margie
Feb 16, 2012 Margie rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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Good fun. Not a lot of unfamiliar words, but lots of fun to look through. Even my son likes it (and he's not a reader).
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Dec 04, 2013 Christina ~ rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Anyone
Awesome fun...guaranteed to enhance anyone's vocabulary in a fun and delightful way!! I refer to it over and over...a gift of words that keeps giving.
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Feb 23, 2015 Jennifer rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Will use this in daily vocabulary lessons
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