Direct Hits Vocabulary Guides can help you develop a high-level vocabulary without the need for tedious and frustrating exercises? A powerful and vibrant vocabulary has a high correlation with success in school, business, the professions, AND standardized tests, including the PSAT, SAT, and AP exams. Direct Hits Core Vocabulary offers a different approach. This book includes the following features:
¢¢ Selective vocabulary found on recent PSATs, ACTs, and SATs used in context. No more memorizing the definitions of long lists of seemingly random words in a vacuum
¢¢ Relevant, vivid, and memorable examples from literature, historic events, contemporary issues, and pop culture
¢¢ A Fast Review for each chapter, with quick definitions
¢¢ Quick reference of the 100 core words every student must know
Formatted to be the right size so that your Direct Hits Core Vocabulary book is easy to carry and use when time permits. Building on the success of previous five editions, the authors of Direct Hits Core Vocabulary - 6th Edition consulted secondary school teachers, tutors, parents, and students from around the world to ensure that these words and illustrations are on target for students and professionals. With Direct Hits Core Vocabulary books students will be prepared for success in high school, college, and beyond in a manner that is effective, worthwhile, and even fun!