The Resource Goof-proof spelling, Felice Primeau Devine

Goof-proof spelling, Felice Primeau Devine

Label
Goof-proof spelling
Title
Goof-proof spelling
Statement of responsibility
Felice Primeau Devine
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Most spelling mistakes are common, with a few dozen blunders accounting for the majority of all errors. These errors can be fixed quickly by learning the 25 Goof-Proof Rules in this e-book. These simple solutions, along with word basics lessons, will have you spelling better in no time! First a diagnostic test assesses your spelling skills and identifies weaknesses. Next comes word fundamentals, lessons on roots, suffixes, prefixes, and spelling basics. This is followed by a review of the most common spelling errors and how to avoid them. Quizzes and tips for remembering how to spell the latest business, technology, and professional terms follow that, along with a list of the 100 most commonly misspelled words
Cataloging source
AzPhLCL
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Devine, Felice Primeau
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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LearningExpress (Organization)
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  • English language
  • Language arts (Secondary)
  • Spelling ability
  • Spelling errors
Target audience
general
Label
Goof-proof spelling, Felice Primeau Devine
Link
http://www.learningexpresshub.com/learningexpresslibrary/marc/LELE259?authid=D3B7F23E-4B2A-4236-9F3A-CC066288E064
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Word parts -- Roots -- Prefixes -- Suffixes -- Syllables -- Homophones -- Learn the goof-proof rules -- Use mnemonics -- Sound words out -- Think about meaning -- Use flash cards -- Visit helpful spelling and vocabulary websites -- When to use IE and EI -- When to use IA and AI -- Overwhelming vowel combinations -- Doubling final consonants -- Sneaky silent consonants -- The hard and soft sides of the letter C -- "G" whiz! G can be soft or hard, too! -- Regular plurals, when to just add -s and when to add -es -- Pesky plurals -- The funky F--making words plural when they end in F or Fe -- When to drop a final E -- When to keep a final y, when to change it to I -- Adding endings to words that end with a C -- Apostrophes, the attraction of contractions -- Apostrophes, the politics of possessives -- Abbreviations -- Heavy-handed with hyphens -- Creating compound words, adding a word to a word -- Past tense -- Commonly confused words -- Mon Dieu! foreign language words buck all the rules! -- Learning legal terms -- Bumbling over business terms -- Tripping over technology terms -- Literary terms, not just for English 101!
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 98 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access limited to subscribing institutions
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Publisher number
LELE259
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(MFM)mfm00180239
System details
System requirements: Adobe Reader or other PDF reader
Label
Goof-proof spelling, Felice Primeau Devine
Link
http://www.learningexpresshub.com/learningexpresslibrary/marc/LELE259?authid=D3B7F23E-4B2A-4236-9F3A-CC066288E064
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Word parts -- Roots -- Prefixes -- Suffixes -- Syllables -- Homophones -- Learn the goof-proof rules -- Use mnemonics -- Sound words out -- Think about meaning -- Use flash cards -- Visit helpful spelling and vocabulary websites -- When to use IE and EI -- When to use IA and AI -- Overwhelming vowel combinations -- Doubling final consonants -- Sneaky silent consonants -- The hard and soft sides of the letter C -- "G" whiz! G can be soft or hard, too! -- Regular plurals, when to just add -s and when to add -es -- Pesky plurals -- The funky F--making words plural when they end in F or Fe -- When to drop a final E -- When to keep a final y, when to change it to I -- Adding endings to words that end with a C -- Apostrophes, the attraction of contractions -- Apostrophes, the politics of possessives -- Abbreviations -- Heavy-handed with hyphens -- Creating compound words, adding a word to a word -- Past tense -- Commonly confused words -- Mon Dieu! foreign language words buck all the rules! -- Learning legal terms -- Bumbling over business terms -- Tripping over technology terms -- Literary terms, not just for English 101!
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 98 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access limited to subscribing institutions
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Publisher number
LELE259
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(MFM)mfm00180239
System details
System requirements: Adobe Reader or other PDF reader

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