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Publisher Comments:

If you're taking the New GRE you need REAs New GRE Contextual Vocabulary

Focused Vocabulary Prep for the New Exam!

REAs New GRE Contextual Vocabulary gives GRE test-takers a fun and easy way to improve their vocabulary skills before taking the exam.

Designed for anyone who needs help with their GRE vocabulary, this unique study guide combines a traditional GRE vocabulary review with interactive puzzles and games. The word games include inference-to-meaning, fast-facts anecdotes, minimal parts, word scrambles, grammar stretches, and more! The chapters alternate between games and puzzles and strategy and high-frequency GRE word lists.

Unlike other study guides that only contain a list of vocabulary words, our book lets you test your knowledge of must-know GRE terms in a contextual format. Learning GRE vocabulary from a fun and stress-free book helps you improve your skills, so you can score higher on the verbal section of the GRE.

Synopsis:

NEW GRE CONTEXTUAL VOCABULARY - A FUN, EFFICIENT WAY TO MASTER GRE VOCABULARY! Get the most frequently tested GRE words and raise your score! 200 MUST-KNOW GRE WORDS FOR FOCUSED PREPARATION

When it comes to building your word power for todays GRE, context matters more than ever. Other GRE test guides present lengthy vocabulary lists. REA gives you exactly the GRE vocabulary and verbal cues you need most to have the edge on test day. FUN GAMES TEACH GRE VOCABULARY IN CONTEXT

Our unique approach combines a concise GRE vocabulary review with interactive puzzles and games. Word games include inference-to-meaning, crossword puzzles, matching, fill-ins, word scrambles, grammar stretches, and more! EXPERT TEST-TAKING STRATEGIES

Learn expert strategies for mastering the vocabulary terms tested on the Verbal Reasoning section of the new GRE. Youll build your confidence and boost your GRE score.

About the Author

Dr. Ken Springer is a professor of education at Simmons School of Education and Human Development at Southern Methodist University. Dr. Springer is active in both teaching and research, with more than 60 scientific publications and presentations to his credit. Since 2010 he has authored or co-authored the following books: Educational Research: A Contextual Approach and TExES: Generalist EC-6. His recent work in English-language skill instruction includes co-authorship of REAs CLEP College Composition Exams, published in 2011.

Table of Contents

Letter to the Student

About the Author

Overview: What This Book Is About

About Research & Education Association

REA Acknowledgments

CHAPTER 1: Vocabulary Building 1: Exercises, Activities, Games

Unit 1

Unit 2

Review: Units 1 & 2

Unit 3

Unit 4

Review: Units 3 & 4 

Unit 5

Unit 6

Review: Units 5 & 6

Unit 7

Unit 8

Review: Units 7 & 8

Unit 9

Unit 10

Review: Units 9 & 10

Unit 11

Unit 12

Review: Units 11 & 12

Answer Key: Chapter 1

CHAPTER 2: Vocabulary Building 2: Exercises, Activities, Games

Unit 1

Unit 2

Review: Units 1 & 2

Unit 3

Unit 4

Review: Units 3 & 4

Unit 5

Unit 6

Review: Units 5 & 6

Unit 7

Unit 8

Review: Units 7 & 8

Unit 9

Unit 10

Review: Units 9 & 10

Unit 11

Unit 12

Review: Units 11 & 12

Answer Key: Chapter 2

CHAPTER 3: Vocabulary Building: Crossword Puzzles

Crossword Puzzle #1

Crossword Puzzle #2

Crossword Puzzle #3

Crossword Puzzle #4

Crossword Puzzle #5

Answers to Crossword Puzzles

CHAPTER 4: Vocabulary Building: Strategies and Resources

Expanding Your Vocabulary Horizons

Grammatical Cues

CHAPTER 5: GRE Verbal Reasoning: A Quick Introduction

Verbal Reasoning at a Glance

Examples of Question Types

CHAPTER 6: GRE Verbal Reasoning: Strategies for Success

General Strategies

Reading comprehension Strategies

Text completion Strategies

Sentence equivalence Strategies

Index of Key GRE Terms

Product Details

ISBN:
9780738609034
Author:
Springer, Ken
Publisher:
Research & Education Association
Author:
REA, The Editors of
Author:
Gre
Author:
REA, Editors of
Subject:
Reference-Test Guides
Subject:
GRE
Subject:
General
Subject:
Test Prep
Subject:
GRE (Graduate Record Examination)
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
GRE Test Preparation
Publication Date:
20110931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in
Age Level:
from 18

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NEW GRE CONTEXTUAL VOCABULARY - A FUN, EFFICIENT WAY TO MASTER GRE VOCABULARY! Get the most frequently tested GRE words and raise your score! 200 MUST-KNOW GRE WORDS FOR FOCUSED PREPARATION

When it comes to building your word power for todays GRE, context matters more than ever. Other GRE test guides present lengthy vocabulary lists. REA gives you exactly the GRE vocabulary and verbal cues you need most to have the edge on test day. FUN GAMES TEACH GRE VOCABULARY IN CONTEXT

Our unique approach combines a concise GRE vocabulary review with interactive puzzles and games. Word games include inference-to-meaning, crossword puzzles, matching, fill-ins, word scrambles, grammar stretches, and more! EXPERT TEST-TAKING STRATEGIES

Learn expert strategies for mastering the vocabulary terms tested on the Verbal Reasoning section of the new GRE. Youll build your confidence and boost your GRE score.

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