Even today, in the age of texting shortcuts and spell-check dependence, good spelling skills can often be the factor that will make or break you - whether it be test scores, job interviews, work performance, or one of many other similar defining moments in life. Express Review Guides: Spelling puts you on the smart and speedy path to spelling like a pro with hundreds of activities, brainstorming ideas, notes, trivia, key definitions, and tips for avoiding spelling pitfalls.
Whether you're looking for a quick review or in-depth practice, Express Review Guides: Spelling provides insight into:
- Smart strategies toward becoming a star speller - Homonyms and other commonly confused words - The basic building blocks of words - roots, prefixes, and suffixes - The long and short of the five (sometimes six) main vowels and how they fit into words - Consonants and their many combinations - The rules for turning singular nouns into plural nouns - Verb-subject agreement, a.k.a. "conjugation"
What's more, Express Review Guides: Spelling offers invaluable diagnostic testing, with a pretest that measures beginning levels of knowledge and a posttest to assess your progress - and gives you the feeling of a job well done. Ideal for Classroom, Family, or Solo Test Preparation!