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How do I use a thesaurus?

Author: Susan Meyer; Hope Lourie Killcoyne; Brian Garvey
Publisher: New York : Britannica Educational Publishing, [Place of distribution not identified] : Rosen Publishing, 2015. [date of distribution not identified] ©2015
Series: Research tools you can use.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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The greatest remedy for writer''s block--and an effective way to expand one''s vocabulary--is the use of the writer''s go-to resource: a thesaurus. Thesauri are easier to use than ever before, thanks to numerous online options that complement traditional print editions. Readers will not only discover how to zero in on just the right word for the occasion, but they will also learn how to identify parts of speech,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Dictionaries
Juvenile works
Dictionaries, Juvenile
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Meyer, Susan, 1986-
How do I use a thesaurus?
New York : Britannica Educational Publishing, ©2015
32 pages
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Meyer; Hope Lourie Killcoyne; Brian Garvey
ISBN: 9781622753703 1622753704
OCLC Number: 889316181
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (34 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Chapter 1. What is a thesaurus? --
chapter 2. How to use a thesaurus --
chapter 3. Computer and online thesauri --
chapter 4. Tips for using a thesaurus --
chapter 5. Making writing pop.
Series Title: Research tools you can use.
Responsibility: Susan Meyer ; Hope Lourie Killcoyne, executive editor ; Brian Garvey, designer.
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The greatest remedy for writer''s block--and an effective way to expand one''s vocabulary--is the use of the writer''s go-to resource: a thesaurus. Thesauri are easier to use than ever before, thanks to numerous online options that complement traditional print editions. Readers will not only discover how to zero in on just the right word for the occasion, but they will also learn how to identify parts of speech, related words, and the fine distinctions among words. This is an indispensible guide to mastering the most important tool of a wordsmith.

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