Academic Spelling Power

  • AUTHOR: Julie Howard
  • ISBN-13: 9780618481217 
  • 160 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2007     Published
  • Level(s): A2 | B1 | Low-intermediate (US)
  • List Price = $ 23.95 | College Wholesale (Net) Price $18.00
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Overview

About The Product

Academic Spelling Power presents students with effective, life-long strategies to help them practice and improve their spelling. The comprehensive coverage - from everyday spelling rules and errors to common suffixes, prefixes, and roots - positions students of English for success in a range of academic disciplines and in the workplace. With accurate spelling, students can focus instructors and employers on the merits of their ideas instead of the errors in their work. This text serves as a supplement that can accompany any high school, college ESL, developmental English course.

About the Contributor

AUTHOR
  • Julie Howard

Table of Contents

1. Introduction, Pretest
2. Everyday Spelling Rules, Spelling Aloud with the English Alphabet, Common Uses of Capital Letters, Test
3. More Everyday Spelling Rules, Spelling Aloud with the English Alphabet, Common Uses of Capital Letters, Test
4. Common Suffixes for Nouns and Verbs, Silent Letters, Capitalization of Words in Titles of Books, Articles, and Other Written Work, Test
5. Common Adjective Suffixes, Irregular Plurals, More Uses of Capital Letters, Test
6. Common Negative Prefixes, Commonly Confused Pairs of Words, Hyphens with Compounds, Test
7. Common Prefixes, Everyday Abbreviations, Hyphens in Word Division, Test
8. Common Roots, Spelling of Words for Common Symbols, Sound-Spelling Correspondence with Vowels, Test
9. Commonly Misspelled Words, British Versus American Spelling, More Sound-Spelling Correspondence with Vowels, Test
Appendices
Spelling Word Bank