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Building a Better Vocabulary
- By: Kevin Flanigan, The Great Courses
- Narrated by: Kevin Flanigan
- Length: 18 hrs and 48 mins
- Original Recording
Building a Better Vocabulary offers an intriguing look at the nuts and bolts of English, teaches you the etymology and morphology - or the history and structure - of words, and delves into the cognitive science behind committing new words to long-term memory. By the end of the 36 enjoyable lectures, you will have a practical framework for continuing to build your vocabulary by discovering new words and fully mastering the nuances of familiar ones.
Simply amazing. Also, bad reviews can be explained.
- By Christie on 09-29-15
Better than any GRE vocabulary guide
I learnt more words in 30 days than in a lifetime. Highly recommended for those who have hard time with words..
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