One of the major aims of this book is to provide, in a nutshell, the rules of communicating in English. Understanding the fundamental rules of spelling and grammar and developing your vocabulary will help you become a more fluent speaker and writer of English.
This book, presented in a user-friendly and alphabetical format, will definitely help you to improve your score in any English language or verbal reasoning test. Anyone going through a selection process or simply interested in improving their English grammar and verbal reasoning skills will also find it to be an essential resource.
It is divided into eight chapters: word formation, spelling rules, useful vocabulary, parts of speech, tenses and terms, punctuation, literary devices and terms, and hints and tips for exam preparation and success. The appendices consist of categorised lists of other essential words.
This toolkit supports the reader's aspiration to improve and consolidate their knowledge of written and spoken English.
Over 12,000 key words including commonly misspelt words
Comprehensive list of nouns, adjectives, adverbs, contractions, similes, conjunctions, prepositions and verbs
Over 700 compound word
Nearly 1,200 antonyms and synonyms
A list of homographs, homonyms and over 1,000 homophones
Extensive description with examples of the key components of spelling and grammar
A list of prefixes and suffixes, their respective meaning and examples
A list of alliterations, idioms, metaphors and oxymoron
Meaning of literary devices and terms
Hints and tips for writing essays and letters
Spelling practice worksheets and sample planners
Book review, word usage and vocabulary practice sheets
A comprehensive list of the names of animals and their young
Alphabetical list of animals, professions, fruits, vegetables and games
|Publisher:||Liberty Stowe Ltd.|
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About the Author
Simbo Nuga is an entrepreneurial educator, author, coach, mentor, publisher and speaker. She holds a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) and a Masters Certificate with distinction in the Teaching of English as a Foreign Language. Simbo has worked as a private tutor, teacher, college and university lecturer and she enjoys developing practical tools and training programmes that prepare learners for success in examinations and in life.