Roget's Thesaurus of Words for Students (Paperback)

Helpful, Descriptive, Precise Synonyms, Antonyms, and Related Terms Every High School and College Student Should Know How to Use

By David Olsen, Michelle Bevilacqua, Justin Cord Hayes, Burton Jay Nadler

Adams Media, 9781440573088, 448pp.

Publication Date: April 18, 2014

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The ultimate tool for students!

Tired of using the same few phrases in all your presentations? Can't find the right expression to begin your college admissions essay? Stuck with a drab, uninspiring conclusion at the end of your research paper?

Roget's Thesaurus of Words for Students will help you find the perfect words and phrases for any writing assignment. Unlike other titles that simply list related terms for each entry, this volume offers a pronunciation guide, definition, and a sample sentence for every word you look up, as well as for each of the synonyms under that entry. It also features hundreds of useful terms every student should know, making it the most essential tool on your desk when you're working on an essay or presentation. With Roget's Thesaurus of Words for Students at your side, you'll impress your teachers and advance straight to the head of the class!

About the Author

David Olsen is the author of the bestselling The Words You Should Know and 801 Things You Should Know.Michelle Bevilacqua is the author of More Words You Should Know.Justin Cord Hayes is the author of many books, including The Unexpected Evolution of Language and the coauthor of The Big Book of Words You Should Know.Burton Jay Nadler is an assistant dean at the University of Rochester and the author of The Words You Should Know in High School.