Vocabulary Growth: Strategies for College Word Study

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For undergraduate-level courses in Developmental Reading, College Reading, and College Vocabulary Development. Using the most up-to-date theories in learning, this unique and practical word building primer offers a strategic, word study approach to vocabulary development with an emphasis on helping students perceive connections among words and elements within words. The text and related exercises provide specific strategies for figuring out the meanings of unfamiliar words and help students discover relationships among words based on the affixes and roots that comprise them.