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Author Cantarella, Cara.
Title Egghead's guide to vocabulary / Cara Cantarella.
Published [Albany, NY] : Peterson's Publishing, 2013.
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 TCC  PE1449 .C36 2013 grade 9-12    IN LIBRARY
Description iii, 235 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Note At head of title: Peterson's.
"Achieve word success with helpful tips, fun exercises, and humorous illustrations that will help boost your vocabulary to improve your score on the SAT, ACT, and GED"--Cover.
Contents Before You Begin: -- How this book is organized -- 100-Level Words: -- Matching game -- Fill in the blank -- Synonyms -- Antonyms -- Fill in the blank -- Reading passage -- Bucket game -- Answers & solutions -- 200-Level Words: -- Synonyms -- Bucket game -- Fill in the blank -- Matching game -- Antonyms -- Fill in the blank -- Answers & solutions -- 300-Level Words: -- Fill in the blank -- Matching game -- Fill in the blank -- Matching game -- Answers & solutions -- Prefixes, Suffixes, And Roots: -- Prefixes -- Suffixes -- Roots -- Practice Makes Perfect: -- Fill in the blank -- Fill in the blank -- Answers & solutions.
Summary Overview: Peterson's egghead's Guide to Vocabulary will help students improve the range of their vocabulary, boost their scores on verbal ability tests, and improve their diction on any writing assignment. With the help of Peterson's new character, egghead, students can strengthen their vocabulary with narrative cartoons and graphics. Along the way there are plenty of verbal lessons and exercises, making this the perfect guide for students struggling to develop their vocabulary. Egghead's tips and advice for improving vocabulary skills; Hundreds of vocabulary words students can use to help improve their verbal scores on standardized tests; Dozens of vocabulary-building exercises with plenty of examples of words usage; Easy-to-read lessons with fun graphics that provide essential information to help those students who learn visually.
Audience Grades 9-12.
Subject Vocabulary.
Vocabulary -- Examinations -- Study guides.
Vocabulary -- Problems, exercises, etc.
English language -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc.
Related Names Peterson's (Firm : 2006- )
Alternate Title Peterson's Egghead's guide to vocabulary
ISBN 9780768936612
OCLC number 793579250