Building a Better Vocabulary

DVD - unabridged
Video (13 discs)
Product Number: GV0438
Released: May 10, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781501910500
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"What does the word bombast have to do with cushion stuffing? What is the difference between specious and spurious? Would you want someone to call you a snollygoster? The hallmark of a powerful vocabulary is not simply knowing many words; rather, it's knowing the exact word to use in a specific context or situation. A great vocabulary can enhance your speaking, writing, and even thinking skills. This course will boost your vocabulary, whether you want to enhance your personal lexicon, write or speak more articulately in professional settings, or advance your knowledge of the English language. For anyone who has ever grasped for the perfect word at a particular moment, this course provides a research-based and enjoyable method for improving your vocabulary."

Author(s): Kevin Flanigan
Series: Great Courses
Genre: Language Arts

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