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Ten steps to improving college reading skills

Author: John Langan
Publisher: West Berlin, N.J. : Townsend Press, ©2014.
Series: Townsend Press reading series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 6th editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
Carefully explains and illustrates ten key reading skills that are widely recognized to be essential for literal and critical comprehension. Provides activities and reading selections to help you practice and master those skills.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Langan
ISBN: 9781591944232 1591944236
OCLC Number: 869886719
Description: xii, 652 pages . : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: How to become a better reader and thinker --
Reading for pleasure and power --
Some quick study tips --
Vocabulary in context --
Main ideas --
Supporting details --
Implied main ideas --
Relationships I --
Relationships II --
Inferences --
Purpose and tone --
Argument --
Critical reading --
Ten reading selections --
Combined-skills test.
Series Title: Townsend Press reading series.
Other Titles: 10 steps to improving college reading skills
Improving college reading skills
Responsibility: John Langan.

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Carefully explains and illustrates ten key reading skills that are widely recognized to be essential for literal and critical comprehension. Provides activities and reading selections to help you practice and master those skills.

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