Word Power Made Easy (English)
Book : Word Power Made Easy
Author : NORMAN LEWIS
ISBN : 978-14-76749-21-1
Binding : Paperback
Publisher : Simon & Schuster
Language : English
About the Book:-
Word Power Made Easy And 30 Days To A More Powerful Vocabulary by Norman Lewis is a two volume set that deals with English words and their proper usage while speaking or constructing a sentence. This book guides beginners in understanding when to use specific words, how to pronounce it and spell it correctly.
Word Power Made Easy is the first book in this set, and it helps the reader in avoiding certain common mistakes especially illiterate expressions. It is important to speak and write fluently without making grammatical errors. This book has been created not just as a guidebook but also a comprehensive reference list. This work also helps remove any outdated references and provides a more up-to-date list of idioms. It also puts together important expressions and phobia terms and more, which are essential for today’s day and age.
This work scientifically addresses some critical problems faced while learning the English language. Some of these problems are misusing and mispronouncing words, the inability to articulate clearly, having problems understanding phrases during reading and feeling inferior to those who speak better. This book addresses and provides solutions to each. The etymology of the word is also discussed to help grasp the root meaning of each word.
Word Power Made Easy And 30 Days To A More Powerful Vocabulary contains a second book called 30 Days To A More Powerful Vocabulary which helps the reader improve their grammar within 30 days and acquire better English speaking/writing skills. This book also promises to improve one’s confidence, job skills and educational performance. All one has to do is sit with the book everyday for fifteen minutes and complete the tests and exercises provided.
30 Days To A More Powerful Vocabulary was first published in 1971 and was a bestseller. Word Power Made Easy was published in 1949.
About Norman Lewis
Norman Lewis was an American author, lexicographer and grammarian.
His published works include Dictionary of Pronunciation, Correct Spelling Made Easy, Instant Word Power, Dictionary of Correct Spelling, How to Read Better And Faster, and Speak Better, Write Better.
He was born in Brooklyn, New York, 1912 and acquired his Master’s degree from Columbia University. He started his career as an English Language teacher at New York University. He was associated with different institutes like City College of New York and Rio Hondo College. He was also the head of Rio Hondo’s Communications Department. His books are essentially aimed at helping improve English grammar and speaking abilities. He passed away in 2006 at the age of 93.