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Common Core Academic Vocabulary Word Lists for Every Reading Literature and Informational Text Standard
Price: $25.00 USD. Words: 20,330. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Testing & measurement, Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
Help students succeed in class and on the summative test. This book provides a masterful list of Common Core academic terminology for each standard, best practices for teaching vocabulary, reinforcement activities and more. It also includes technology vocabulary, non-negotiable testing verb tasks and a ton of vocabulary resources that teachers can use immediately.
The Writer's Lexicon Volume II: More Descriptions, Overused Words, and Taboos
Series: The Writer's Lexicon. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,330. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Writing should grab—and hold—a reader's attention. Mistakes hinder believable characters and memorable stories, but the right advice makes those mistakes easy to fix. This book provides the resources that enable writers to create words that leap from the page into readers' imagination. It's the reference every writer and poet should own.
Embrace the Suck
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
MILSPEAK: Slang for military jargon, troop idioms, and Pentagonese. The perfect gift for anyone who is in the military, veterans, or who plans to serve.
Nationalities EL's Metalexicon Logodynamics
Price: Free! Words: 49,270. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
Nationalities EL's Metalexicon Logodynamics
Does Your Flamingo Flamenco? The Best Little Dictionary of Confusing Words and Malapropisms
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Stumped about any of these? Hunger pains or hunger pangs? Spitting image or spit and image? Some time or sometime? Lay or lie? Shined or shone? Retroactive from or retroactive to? Effect or affect? Buck naked or butt naked? Find all the answers in this handy guide written by Arlene Miller, The Grammar Diva. Over 250 confusing word pairs, groups, and idioms - defined with examples.
The Writer's Lexicon: Descriptions, Overused Words, and Taboos
Series: The Writer's Lexicon. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,310. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
You just read your manuscript and discovered that your characters nod like marionettes in every chapter. When they’re not nodding, they roll their eyes. Time to slash the Pinocchio strings. Transform your protagonists into believable personalities that your readers will learn to love. Or hate. Get in the driver’s seat, relax, and enjoy your journey—with Kathy Steinemann’s book as your GPS.
The Historical Phrase Book - Western-Viking Edition
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,660. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
Sometimes you need a bit of assistance to make your work shine. The Historical Phrase Book ~ Western-Viking Edition is the perfect resource to give your writing the edge it needs to stand out from others. This extensive guide has thousands of commonly used historical descriptives—aka tags—that can make the pages of your work as vivid, colorful and dramatic as you can create. Let your muse soar!
The Historical Phrase Book
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,110. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
The Historical Phrase Book ~ Regency-Medieval Edition is the perfect resource to give your writing the edge it needs to stand out from others. This extensive guide has thousands of commonly used historical descriptives—aka tags—that can make the pages of your work as vivid, colorful and dramatic as you can create. You are limited only by the boundaries of your own imagination. So, let it soar!
Name Sourcebook: 2nd Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
A great source for names, this 2nd edition has almost 1000 more names than the first edition. If you are a writer naming the characters in your next best-selling book, a non-writer looking for unique names for your pets, or just somebody who enjoys collecting names, this is a must-have sourcebook to add to your collection. This book has something for everyone!
Dictionary of Accounting Terms
Price: Free! Words: 13,000. Language: Simple English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference, Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
This Book contains more than 300 important accounting terms in alphabetical order. Book is made in easily understandable language. The book will provide you precise explanation of each term. This book is more useful to all those learners who want to understand accounting terms by them self.
De las palabras: una memorabilia. Conocimiento y diversion pueden ser sinonimos.
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 12,510. Language: Spanish. Published: July 5, 2015 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
En este libro se recopila una serie de artículos sobre las palabras; su uso, su desuso, su definición y su cometido en un idioma tan vasto como el español.
Lock and Learn Puzzle Pieces
Price: $11.99 USD. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Writing, Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
This book was meant to be colorful, appealing and interesting for children while at the same time challenging and purposeful.
The Complete Guide to English Spelling Rules
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,890. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO ENGLISH SPELLING RULES is the most complete and detailed guide to English spelling rules ever written. Most people consider English spelling to be an intimidating tangle but John Fulford easily and carefully leads the reader through the linguistic maze and proves that there is a great deal of logic to English spelling. A 'Must Have' book for teachers, students, and writers.
1,000 Words for English Learners
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,230. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
1,000 Words for English Learners is a self-study reference book for intermediate, advanced and master English learners. It helps you use English fluently and quickly when talking to people who speak English well. It is packed with clear explanations of words, well-written sample sentences, and plenty of useful exercises with answers. It also contains 100 tips for studying English.
Cognates: Similarities In English And Spanish Words
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 18,180. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists, Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study
A short and enjoyable study of 120 English words and their pair companions in the Spanish language. These pairs are called cognates. The vocabulary level corresponds to graduate studies. Cognate awareness is a great language bridge for both Spanish and English speakers.
Ballun Pingut 2
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 28,500. Language: Maltese. Published: May 24, 2014 by FARAXA Publishing (USA). Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The second edition of Ballun Pingut comprises 1400 terms and expressions in the Maltese language, all linked to the world of soccer. The author explains the terms and gives them in alphabetical order. The book can interest different audiences such as those who love the Maltese language and those who form part of the soccer world.
Animal Groups and Their Nouns of Assemblage - Troops, Pods & Parades
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals, Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
Animal Groups from Alligators to Zebras and everything in between. 85 animals and their group names along with fun facts and trivia about each. Interesting names and outstanding photos! You all know a Pod, and a Flock and a Bunch, but did you know Leaps, and Smacks and a Clutch? A Gaggle of Geese, a Party of Jays, a Murder of Crows, You're Kidding! No Way!
Little Book Of Tips For Descriptive Writing
Price: Free! Words: 42,090. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
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A Little Book Of - very easy - Tips For Descriptive Writing. This book is a gem, if only for the list of creative words Patti had generously put together, to save the budding writer the time and effort of having to do so. Thanks Patti. Jeremy Poole. Includes Bonus reading includes Writing Tips from Authors.
1,000 Words for Business English Learners
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,190. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
1,000 Words for Business English Learners is a self-study reference book for intermediate, advanced and master English learners. It helps you use English confidently and correctly when speaking with your business partners. It is packed with clear explanations of words, well-written sample sentences, and plenty of useful exercises with answers. It contains free tips for business writing.
Lingomania
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
Lingomania is the 21st century incarnation of one of history’s finest traditions – making stuff up. In this case we’re referring to making up words using the insights provided to us in the original manuals of Lingomania. It is the art of using root words to create new words and using them to impress, insult or entertain yourself and others.