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001    57754383 
003    OCoLC 
005    20170125120744.0 
008    050218s2006    nyua     b    001 0 eng   
010    2005004758 
020    032114256X|q(pbk : student ed.) 
020    9780321142566|q(pbk : student ed.) 
020    0321142586|q(pbk. : annotated instructor's ed.) 
020    9780321142580|q(pbk. : annotated instructor's ed.) 
035    (OCoLC)57754383 
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049    OTCC 
050 00 PE1449|b.M398 2006 
082 00 428.1|222 
100 1  McWhorter, Kathleen T. 
245 10 Vocabulary simplified :|bstrategies for building your 
       college vocabulary /|cKathleen T. McWhorter. 
250    2nd ed. 
260    New York :|bPearson Longman,|c©2006. 
300    ix, 150 pages :|billustrations ;|c28 cm 
336    text|btxt|2rdacontent 
337    unmediated|bn|2rdamedia 
338    volume|bnc|2rdacarrier 
504    Includes bibliographical references (page 147) and index. 
505 0  pt. 1. The whys and hows of improving your vocabulary -- 
       A. Your vocabulary : what your professors and employers 
       know about you -- B. Vocabulary and college success -- C. 
       Vocabulary and workplace success -- D. Dictionaries : 
       worthwhile investments -- E. How to learn new words -- F. 
       Use it or lose it! : a system for using the words you 
       learn -- G. You are what you eat : a daily menu of new 
       words -- Applying and integrating what you have learned --
       pt. 2. Using context to figure out words -- A. Making 
       educated guesses about word meaning -- B. Types of context
       clues -- C. What to do when context doesn't work -- D. 
       After context, then what? -- Applying and integrating what
       you have learned -- pt. 3. Using word parts to expand your
       vocabulary -- A. Word parts : the bargain table for 
       vocabulary building -- B. Word parts and academic 
       disciplines -- C. Prefixes : beginnings that change word 
       meanings -- D. Roots : the building blocks of language -- 
       E. Suffixes : endings that change a word's part of speech 
       -- Applying and integrating what you have learned -- pt. 
       4. Vocabulary for the twenty-first century -- A. Words on 
       loan : foreign words and phrases -- B. Words have feelings,
       too : connotative meanings -- C. Not saying what you mean 
       : euphemisms -- D. Untangling a tangle of words : 
       doublespeak -- E. Where do new words come from? -- F. Let 
       your creativity show : use figurative language -- G. 
       Stretching your thinking with words : analogies -- H. Is 
       it lie or lay? : commonly confused words -- pt. 5. A 
       weekly menu of new words -- A. Campus terminology -- B. 
       Computers/information systems -- C. Law -- D. Health/
       medicine -- E. Education -- F. Business -- G. Biology -- 
       H. Psychology/sociology -- I. Politics/government -- J. 
       Literature -- K. Arts -- Appendices. 
650  0 Vocabulary|vProblems, exercises, etc. 
650  0 Universities and colleges|xCurricula|xTerminology
       |vProblems, exercises, etc. 
650  0 Learning and scholarship|xTerminology|vProblems, exercises,
       etc. 
655  7 Problems and exercises.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst01423783. 
856 41 |3Table of contents|uhttp://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/
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