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Free: Learn new vocabulary words the fun way! Receive a rhyme every weekday (until Dec. 31st 2008) in your inbox. Every day you will receive an email with the word, pronunciation, definition, and an entertaining mnemonic rhyme. The words and rhymes are from RARE WORDS II AND WAYS TO MASTER THEIR MEANINGS by Hallie Leighton and Jan Leighton, available from Levenger Press in March 2008 (Copyright 2008, all rights reserved).



Sample word and mnemonic rhyme:


athanasia(ath-uh-NAY-zhuh)


n. immortality.


Princess Anastasia,


lacking athanasia,


left a fake


in her wake.



Praise for Rare Words:



“This book is a delightful paradox—it is both rare and
well done!”


—Charles Osgood, host, CBS Radio Network’s
“The Osgood Files” and anchor, CBS TV Network’s
“Sunday Morning”



“Absolutely fascinating. If you think you knew words,
read this book.”


—Jeffrey Lyons, WNBC-TV



“This book makes a highly entertaining addition to the library of anyone who feels deficient in English as a first language.”—Fran Lebowitz, author



Start your morning with a chuckle with a free rhyme a day!

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