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    • The Word Workout

    • 10 Easy Exercises for a Stronger Vocabulary
    • By: Jeffrey McQuain Ph.D.
    • Narrated by: Roscoe Lee Browne
    • Length: 1 hr and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Build a stronger vocabulary in just an hour with this fast and funny exercise program. You'll learn tough words and tricky meanings, and you can test your knowledge at the end of each session with a quick quiz. The tape includes parts of speech, spellings, definitions, pronunciations, and 60 troubling terms - and all with humorous or pointed examples that help you remember them easily. Author Jeffrey McQuain created the Smithsonian Institution's first course on the American language and coauthored the best seller The Elements of English.

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    • Simply wonderful & different

    • By Syed on 07-05-07

    Regular price: $8.95

    • Terms of Success

    • More Word Workout for a Stronger Vocabulary
    • By: Jeffrey McQuain
    • Narrated by: Efrem Zimbalist
    • Length: 1 hr and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In just 1 hour, you can impress your friends and family with a stronger vocabulary. This guide offers a fast and funny way to learn tough words and tricky meanings. The program highlights 60 troubling terms and gives parts of speech, pronunciations, spellings, and definitions. And at the end of each exercise, a quick quiz reinforces the meanings of these words. It's better than regular exercise: no sore muscles. Author Jeffrey McQuain created the Smithsonian Institution's first course on the American language and coauthored the best seller The Elements of English.

    Regular price: $8.95