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Ace the Verbal on the SAT

Author: Loren Edward Meierding
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : ScarecrowEducation, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Describes strategies designed to prepare students for the verbal reasoning section of the SAT college entrance exam, featuring definitions of over two thousand words, writing tips, and examination of critical reading passages.
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Genre/Form: Study guides
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Loren Edward Meierding
ISBN: 1578861985 9781578861989
OCLC Number: 56482266
Description: vii, 255 pages ; 28 cm
Contents: Basic assistance with the verbal SAT --
Improving on the verbal section of the SAT --
Improving on the writing section of the SAT --
Critical reading --
Sentence completion questions --
writing sample multiple-choice questions --
The writing sample multiple-choice questions --
The writing-sample essay --
Learning vocabulary --
Vocabulary: word groups 1 --
Vocabulary: word groups 2 --
Vocabulary organized by roots --
Roots indicating physical, temporal, or logical relations --
roots referring to actions of nature and natural effects --
Roots naming objects and qualities --
Roots referring to life, death, and growth --
Roots referring to power, religion, and social relations --
Roots referring to perception and thought --
Roots referring to attitudes, feeling, and emotion --
Roots referring to simple action or motion --
Roots for actions affecting possession --
Roots referring to cutting and object deformation --
Roots indicating setting, placing, circular motion, throwing, and thrusting --
Roots referring to doing, working, leading, joining, and washing --
Additional vocabulary from different languages --
Words with Latin roots (A-J) --
Words with Latin Roots (L-V) --
Words with Greek roots --
Words with Germanic roots --
Words with miscellaneous origins.
Responsibility: Loren Meierding.

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Here is a guidebook on how to prepare students for what is presented on the verbal sections of the SAT. More than 2,000 words and definitions are provided.  Read more...

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This book provides strategies for scoring higher on the verbal reasoning section of the new SAT. It covers more than 2,000 words organized by Indo-European roots, with definitions and sources, advice Read more...

 
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