Choosing the right word is easy with this convenient language guide. This useful reference helps you master the subtleties of language by explaining the distinctions between words of closely related meaning. Succinct statements define the meaning shared by a group of synonyms, and brief descriptions detail the differences in meaning of those words. Examples of words used in context further clarify meaning.
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This fourth edition of THE POCKET WADSWORTH HANDBOOK provides up-to-date, realistic advice for today's students in the digital age. Instructors and students alike will find it clearly written, thorough, easy to navigate, and indispensable for use in college courses and beyond. As the authors of several composition handbooks, Kirszner and Mandell are consistently praised for their instinct for teaching, clarity, and student-friendliness. Teachers themselves, the authors have successfully brought their student-centered approach to their discussion of writing. This edition has been updated to reflect guidelines from the 2009 MLA HANDBOOK FOR WRITERS OF RESEARCH PAPERS, SEVENTH EDITION. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
In Introduction to Reference and Information Services in Today's School Library, one of America’s premier school library educators covers the A-Z of both reference and information services for today’s library. Lesley Farmer discusses everything from teaching students how to use sources to both in-person and virtual reference service.
Admit it. How many times have you been tempted to pull a word out of thesaurus without being really sure if it conveys what you want it to convey? Spare yourself the potential embarrassment with the Rocket Guide to Synonyms and Antonyms. More than just a thesaurus, this terrific little reference provides you with shades of meaning, pointing out subtle and not-so-subtle differences in related words. What other book looks out for you, ensuring that your writing appears as brilliant as you are?