Boosting your vocabulary is one way to get smarter. It will improve your reading comprehension, impress your friends, and maybe even help you get a date. (Probably not the last one.) For real though, boosting your vocabulary boosts your brainpower. It’s like doing bench presses or squats for your mental. This eBook right here will help you learn 100 impressive new words. Here’s what you’ll find inside:
• 100 high-level words with the current Google definition, the definition from Noah Webster’s 1828 American Dictionary of the English Language, and the definition from Samuel Johnson’s 1755 A Dictionary of the English Language. This brief etymology will give you an idea of how long some of these words have been around and how they have changed over time. It’s also cool to become familiar with two of the most famous lexicographers of all time.
• 10 multiple-choice quizzes to help you cement your knowledge of these words.
• 10 patently ridiculous fill-in-the-blank quizzes that will hopefully be fun to read and give you a good laugh or two.
• 10 bonus verbs with the same accompanying quizzes that the other 100 words get.