U Cn Spl Btr: Spelling Tips For Life Beyond Texting by Laurie E. Rozakis
A quixotic stab at improving the nation's literacy. Hey, it can't hurt. --Asbury Park Sunday Press
Did you just end your last memo to your boss "CU L8R?"
Do mysterious voices tell you to use "their" and "there" interchangeably? Don't know the difference between "its" and "it's?" Suffer no more--help is on the way!
• The top 50 most misspelled words and how to fix them
• 50+ "hard" words that'll immediately power up your spelling IQ
• Painless step-by-step exercises
• Memory joggers
. . . And much more!
Using amusing quizzes, humorous tests, and "MadLibs"-type exercises, U Can Spl Btr will help you get into perfect spelling shape. It's never too soon--or too late!
Dr. Laurie E. Rozakis earned her Ph.D. in English and American Literature from the State University of New York at Stony Brook. A full professor of English at Farmingdale State College, Dr. Rozakis has published over 100 books, including The Complete Idiot's Guide to Grammar and Style, The Complete Idiot's Guide to Creative Writing, Vocabulary for Dummies, and The Portable Jewish Mother: Guilt, Food, and. . .When Are You Giving Me Grandchildren? Dr. Rozakis frequently appears on television, including Live with Regis and Kelly, The CBS Morning Show, Good Day, New York, Metro Relationships, and Fox Personal F/X. Her career and books have been profiled in The New York Times, the New York Daily News, Time magazine, and the Chicago Tribune.