1500 Words in 15 Minutes a Day: A Year-Long Plan to Learn 28 Words a Week (Paperback)

A Year-Long Plan to Learn 28 Words a Week

By Ceil Cleveland

McGraw-Hill Companies, 9780071443258, 430pp.

Publication Date: July 13, 2005



Improve your vocabulary in your spare time-and enhance your opportunities for a lifetime. .

Whether you're studying for school, preparing a business presentation, or mingling at a cocktail party, your mastery of words is essential to your overall success. "1,500 Words in 15 Minutes a Day" is the ultimate crash course in vocabulary building-a comprehensive day-by-day, week-by-week program that makes it easy to learn new words in the fastest time possible. The book's simple lesson plans are organized by related topics, highlighting common words used in business, politics, religion, and the arts. Each chapter includes clear definitions, pronunciations, and examples of usage, as well as self-quizzes and fascinating facts for a total learning experience.. .

This exciting year-long program will help you to: . . . SPEAK AND WRITE with total confidence. MASTER KEY WORDS AND TERMS that every professional should know. PREPARE YOURSELF for college or enhance your career. INCREASE YOUR KNOWLEDGE on a wide range of subjects. MEASURE YOUR PROGRESS with fill-in quizzes and a final review. BUILD AN IMPRESSIVE VOCABULARY. .

...in just fifteen minutes a day..

About the Author

Ceil Cleveland is a professor of English at New York University. She has also been vice president of university affairs at SUNY Stony Brook and Queens College of CUNY.