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Building an active college vocabulary

Author: Patricia Licklider
Publisher: New York : Longman, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Building an Active College Vocabulary helps students develop their reading and writing vocabularies by showing new words in memorable contexts.

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Genre/Form: Problems and exercises
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Licklider
ISBN: 032108327X 9780321083272
OCLC Number: 46384107
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiv, 433 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: UNIT 1: WHAT SURROUNDS A NEW WORD? 1. Definitions and Restatements, Examples, Demonstratives: Obvious Clues to Meaning. 2. Repetition, Lists, Repeated Word Patterns: Less Obvious Clues I. 3. Contrast, Descriptive Words: Less Obvious Clues II. UNIT 2: WHAT IS INSIDE A NEW WORD? 4. Roots. 5. Using Roots Carefully. 6. Greek and Latin Roots with Fixed Meanings. 7. Prefixes with Fixed Meaning. 8. Suffixes with Fixed Meanings. UNIT 3: WHAT HELP IS A DICTIONARY? 9. Survey Your Dictionary. 10. The 60-Second Memory Aid. 11. Using a Word's Pronunciation. 12. Using a Word's History. 13. Using a Word's Cognates. UNIT 4: PLAYING WITH WORD PARTS. 14. Common Latin Roots. 15. Common Prefixes. 16. Common Suffixes. 17. Playing with Suffixes. 18. More Play with Word Families. UNIT 5: IMPROVING YOUR WRITING VOCABULARY. 19. Using New Words. 20. Varying Nouns and Adjectives. 21. Varying Verbs. 22. Using Modifiers. 23. Varying Parts of Speech. 24. Using Words Figuratively. UNIT 6: WHAT HELP IS A THESAURUS? 25. The Limits of a Thesaurus. 26. Making the Thesaurus Work for You. Unit 7: Appendix: Additional Word Families. Glossaries. Answer Key. Index.
Responsibility: Patricia M. Licklider.

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