100 Words Every High School Graduate Should Know

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Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, May 5, 2003 - Reference - 96 pages
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What should the vocabulary of a well-rounded high school graduate be like? These 100 words provide the starting point in answering that question. The list is representative of the words that serious students will encounter in their coursework and will come to use as adults, whether in conversation or while reading the daily newspaper. Each word is fully defined and shown in context with example sentences from well-known authors. 100 Words Every High School Graduate Should Know is a must-have for every grad, perfect for building vocabulary, quizzing friends and family — and just having fun.

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User Review  - Michelle Bowman - Christianbook.com

I think these words were too easy for a senior or anyone going into college. Many of these vocabulary words are in the freshman text. Too bad too. I wouldn't advocate wasting money on it. Read full review

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User Review  - Tracy Dushaj - Christianbook.com

This is a great book to prepare your high schooler for standardized tests. A developed vocabulary is important, and is one of the greatest indicators of intelligence. Read full review

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The Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries are a team of professional lexicographers with advanced degrees in various scholarly fields. The editors familiarize themselves with the vocabulary in specific subject areas, collect materials on new developments and usage, and work with expert consultants to ensure that the content of our publications is as accurate and as up-to-date as possible.

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