Won this book from Goodreads.
As a whole, both the Direct Hits Core Vocabulary of the SAT 4th Edition and the Direct Hits Toughest Vocabulary of the SAT 4th Edition are highly recommended.
I like reading stories that reinforce word meanings instead of just rote memory / notecard / fill-in-the-blank style vocabulary books.
Won this book from Goodreads. Loved how they set the book by having the words with the definition and a paragraph that incorporates the word in it. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Yaritza
This is a great book for anyone who wants to build their vocabulary and retain it. The author uses different contextual examples that will make it very easy for students to learn... Read morePublished 12 months ago by keyboardfreak88
My son's tutor used this extensively this summer for teaching and SAT prep. It is a valuable tool and easy to follow.Published 20 months ago by Jennifer Khab
I hihgly recommend this book to people who are going to take the Sat test. English is not my mother language,but this book helps me to quickly memorize the Sat words funny... Read morePublished 24 months ago by Harun
Most invaluable part of this book is the vocab, not the short anecdote it provides. You can easily find the vocab on quizlet. Read morePublished on August 20, 2012 by lol1192
I tested this series on my own students, and they reacted very positively to the vocabulary, the examples, and the quizzes. Read morePublished on April 21, 2012 by John Carpenter
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Like Volume 1, Volume 2 is informative and the examples given provide a well-rounded approach to the terminology given. Read more