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Now this is the way to learn vocabulary words! Follow Bridget, Barnaby, Babette, and their feline friend Beauregard as they travel with great velocity from the streets of Paris to disparate destinations around the world–and beyond! Youll marvel at the words you learn. And while youre learning this sophisticated new vocabulary, youll also be preparing for college-entrance exams.
Polish your prose, earn kudos from your teachers for your articulate answers, and enjoy extraordinary stories as you expand your vocabulary without straining your brain. Word Smart Junior includes a mini-dictionary for homework help and fun quizzes throughout that let you track your progress.
The Princeton Review's bestselling Smart Series is a valued resource for concise, basic-building exercises for both students and professionals. Now The Princeton Review offers a new series of Smart titles for kids. Word Smart Junior includes over 500 words grade school students need to know by the time they enter high school.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 The Fateful Meeting1
Chapter 2 The End of the Elephant Empire15
Chapter 3 Space Hippies Freak Out35
Chapter 4 Curtains for Caspar55
Chapter 5 Monks are Weird, but Wizards are Weirder73
Chapter 6 Heir We Go Again93
Chapter 7 The Cave of the Counterfeiters 107
Chapter 8 Thats a Big Museum123
About the Author231