Appropriate as a main text for vocabulary courses or as a supplementary text for English composition and reading classes. The text is designed to help students develop a basic vocabulary necessary for the mastery of college textbooks and common reading material. It is carefully structured, and explores a variety of techniques for classroom or independent acquisition of vocabulary. Each chapter provides extensive practice with review words, new words, and advanced words. Levels I and II are organized to be used individually, sequentially or simultaneously.