This set of vocabulary-building flash cards present cartoon illustrations showing visual puns with sample sentences and verbal mnemonics with definitions given on the reverse side of each card. Words and definitions are those that have appeared most frequently on recent SAT college entrance exams. The cartoons and vocabulary have been adapted from Philip and Susan Geer's book Picture These SAT Words!, which is also available from Barron's.
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200 flash cards • 200 word-building cartoons
Here are flash cards with a difference. Laugh at verbal and visual puns as you build your word power for the SAT's Critical Reading and Writing Skills sections. Each card presents a new headword above a cartoon with a punning caption that will stick in your mind as an amusing and valuable memory aid. The pun will give you a clue to the headword's meaning. The word's definition appears on the card's reverse side.
An entertaining new way to build your vocabulary for the SAT
Philip Geer, Ed.M., has taught English language and literature for more than 30 years, and has also prepared students for various standardized tests of verbal ability. He is the author of "Barron's 6 SAT Practice Tests," "Essential Words for the GRE," "Barron's GRE Verbal Workbook," and "Picture These SAT Words." He is the academic director of Mentaurs, an educational consultancy that prepares students for standardized tests such as the SAT and the GRE. Students who need help with the writing section of the SAT or GRE can contact him at email@example.com.
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