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This Week in Pop Culture: February 9 - 15, 2019

We've scoured this week's entertainment news and rounded up our favorite vocab words from the...
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This Week in Words: February 9 - 15, 2019

News flash! We’ve rounded up the top words heard, read, and discussed in the news this week. Take a...
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Love Letter Words for Valentine's Day

Looking for new ways to express your affection (or just interested in the lovable lexicon of...
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Sickly Sweet Treats: Sappy and Insincere Valentine Words

Regardless of your romantic status this Valentine’s Day, we’ve got a word list for you! This one's...
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100 Words Every Middle Schooler Should Know

American Heritage Dictionaries normally feature about 70,000 entries. From that multitude, the...
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The Vocabulary.com Top 1000

The top 1,000 vocabulary words have been carefully chosen to represent difficult but common words...
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GRE High Frequency Words

Barron's GRE 17th Edition High Freq Words
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100 SAT Words Beginning with "A"

What better way to prepare for the sentence completion and passage-based questions on the SAT than...
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Some Helpful Poetry Terms

One of the stumbling blocks when trying to study poetry is that it seems like a different world....
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The New SAT: Language of the Test - List #1

How can you perform well on the new reading section of the SAT if you don’t fully understand the...
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ASVAB Word Knowledge

The Word Knowledge subtest of the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) is a vocabulary...
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The New SAT: Words to Capture Tone - List #1

On the New SAT, all of the Reading Test questions are multiple choice and are based on reading...
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"Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea" by Jules Verne, First Part: Chapters 1–8

Board the Nautilus and travel under the sea with the mysterious Captain Nemo as you learn these...
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"David Copperfield" by Charles Dickens, Chapters 1–6

In this semi-autobiographical novel, Dickens traces the early life, education, career, and romantic...
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"New Kid" by Jerry Craft

In this graphic novel, an African-American seventh grader struggles to fit in at his new private...
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"Feed" by M.T. Anderson, Part 1

This satirical novel imagines a dystopian future in which people have computers implanted in their...
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Charles Darwin: Essential Words from "The Origin of Species by Natural Selection"

Charles Darwin expounded his theories on evolution in "The Origin of Species by Natural Selection."...
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"Blink" by Malcolm Gladwell, Introduction–Chapter 1

Journalist Malcolm Gladwell explores how people process information in order to make snap decisions....
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"A Brief History of Time" by Stephen Hawking, Foreword–Chapter 2

In this groundbreaking book, renowned physicist Stephen Hawking attempts to answer some of the most...
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"Boots on the Ground: America's War in Vietnam" by Elizabeth Partridge, List 1

In this acclaimed book, Elizabeth Partridge combines meticulous research, photographic records, and...
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Send a Message: Mit and Miss

Your mission? To learn these words derived from the Latin roots mit- and miss-, meaning "to send."
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Not Your Father's Word List: Pater, Patr

Learn these words derived from the Latin roots pater and patris, meaning "father."
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The Mother of All Lists: Mater, Matr

Hit the mother lode and learn these words derived from the Latin root māter and the Greek root...
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Make a Break for It: Rupt

You'll be bursting with pride after you master this list of words derived from the Latin root rupt,...
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Preamble to the U.S. Constitution

This introduction to the United States Constitution lays out the foundational principles of the...
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"On Women's Right to Vote" by Susan B. Anthony

Susan B. Anthony was arrested when she illegally voted in the 1872 presidential election. She...
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19th Amendment

The 19th Amendment guarantees all American women the right to vote. Around the mid-nineteenth...
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13th Amendment: The Abolition of Slavery (1865)

The Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution abolished slavery and involuntary...
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Abraham Lincoln's "Gettysburg Address" (1863)

At just 272 words long, Abraham Lincoln's "Gettysburg Address" is widely considered to be one of the...
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President Trump's Second State of the Union Address (2019)

President Trump delivered his second State of the Union Address on February 5, 2019. The President...
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Figurative Language in King's "I Have a Dream" Speech (1963)

Learn the vocabulary that Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. used to inspire a generation to break free...
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Richard Nixon's "Checkers Speech" (1952)

In September, 1952, Richard Nixon, a young senator from California, was nominated to run for vice...
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This Week in Pop Culture: February 9 - 15, 2019

We've scoured this week's entertainment news and rounded up our favorite vocab words from the...
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Love Letter Words for Valentine's Day

Looking for new ways to express your affection (or just interested in the lovable lexicon of...
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Sickly Sweet Treats: Sappy and Insincere Valentine Words

Regardless of your romantic status this Valentine’s Day, we’ve got a word list for you! This one's...
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Dissed List: Breakup Words for Valentine's Day

Regardless of your romantic status this Valentine’s Day, we've got a word list for you! This one's...
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This Week in Words: February 9 - 15, 2019

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This Week in Words: February 2 - 8, 2019

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This Week in Words: January 26 - February 1, 2019

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This Week in Words : January 19 - 25, 2019

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