499 Words Every College Student Should Know: A Professor's by Stephen Spignesi

By Stephen Spignesi

Words equivalent credibility. The extra articulate someone is, the extra heavily they are going to be taken—by everyone.

On any given day, you could learn “abrogate” utilized in a USA Today article; or “demagogue” or “fiduciary” used on CNN. you could pay attention “ensorcelled” and “torpor” in a television drama; you’ll pay attention a politician defined as “truculent.” you could listen “pedantic” utilized in a film. what number of those phrases are a part of most school scholars’ “arsenal of words”? optimistically them all, but when now not, 499 phrases each collage pupil may still Know will supply them with what they should develop into extra articulate of their conversing and writing. it is going to additionally improve their comprehension of their analyzing, eventually culminating in what each pupil aspires to: incomes greater grades!

499 phrases each university scholar may still Know teaches actually very important vocabulary phrases and specializes in Professor Spignesi’s classroom-tested Trinity of Vocabulary Use. for every be aware, the vocabulary-enriched and expert pupil can be capable to:

Understand the note of their reading
Use the be aware of their speaking
Make strong use of the observe of their writing
Using easy-to-understand, informative, and infrequently funny causes of each be aware, 499 phrases each university pupil may still Know additionally explores tips on how to use the phrases in sentences, and in right context. the vast majority of those phrases have been separately selected simply because they're quite ordinary in media, books, on-line, and in other places, and scholars have to be capable of comprehend them. realizing them — in truth, utilizing the phrases and making them a part of their daily language — will make any collage scholar or these soon-to-be, extra credible.

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