The Resource Building a better vocabulary, Kevin Flanigan, (electronic resource)

Building a better vocabulary, Kevin Flanigan, (electronic resource)

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Building a better vocabulary
Title
Building a better vocabulary
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Kevin Flanigan
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Language
eng
Summary
This Lecture: Toss aside the rote memorization of childhood and explore the cognitive science behind the five core principles of effective vocabulary learning: definition, context, connections, morphology, and semantic chunking. Through interactive examples, see how you can improve your ability to remember the definition of a new word or a long list of familiar terms. The Course: For anyone who has ever grasped for the perfect word, this course provides a research-based and enjoyable method for improving your vocabulary. Your professor understands the cognitive science behind language acquisition and presents each new word in a way that makes it memorable. But more importantly, he teaches you these tips and strategies so you can apply them whenever you learn a new word. All Lectures: 1. Five Principles for Learning Vocabulary 2. The Spelling-Meaning Connection 3. Words for Lying, Swindling, and Conniving 4. Words That Express Annoyance and Disgust 5. Fighting Words and Peaceful Words 6. Going beyond Dictionary Meanings 7. Wicked Words 8. Words for Beginnings and Endings 9. Words Expressing Fear, Love, and Hatred 10. Words for the Everyday and the Elite 11. Words from Gods and Heroes 12. Humble Words and Prideful Words 13. High-Frequency Greek and Latin Roots 14. Words Relating to Belief and Trust 15. Words for the Way We Talk 16. Words for Praise, Criticism, and Nonsense 17. Eponyms from Literature and History 18. Thinking, Teaching, and Learning Words 19. Words for the Diligent and the Lazy 20. Words That Break and Words That Join 21. Some High-Utility Greek and Latin Affixes 22. Cranky Words and Cool Words 23. Words for Courage and Cowardice 24. Reviewing Vocabulary through Literature 25. Words for Killing and Cutting 26. A Vocabulary Grab Bag 27. Words for Words 28. Specialty Words for Language 29. Nasty Words and Nice Words 30. Words for the Really Big and the Very Small 31. Spelling as a Vocabulary Tool 32. A Medley of New Words 33. Building Vocabulary through Games 34. Words English Borrowed and Never Returned 35. More Foreign Loan Words 36. Forgotten Words and Neologisms
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Midwest
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428.1
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Read by Kevin Flanigan
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  • Flanigan, Kevin
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Great courses. Professional. Communication skills
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  • Vocabulary
  • Vocabulary
  • Words, New
  • Language arts
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adult
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Building a better vocabulary, Kevin Flanigan, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11954576
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (30 min.))
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  • electronic
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Label
Building a better vocabulary, Kevin Flanigan, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11954576
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11954576
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (30 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11954576
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11954576
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
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