Practical VocabularyBook - 2006
With examples from literature, essays, tech writing, and articles, this fully updated edition provides a close-reading tutorial in an easy 20-step program.This guide helps readers learn how to quickly:- Get essential information from a passage- Find the main idea- Identify chronological order- Define vocabulary in context- Distinguish between fact and opinion- Identify similarities and differences, point of view, diction, and style- Assume causes and predict effects- Find meaning in literature- Draw conclusions
Publisher: New York : LearningExpress, c2006.
Edition: 2nd ed.
Characteristics: p. cm.