Word Power Companion
This is a detailed study guide for high school spelling students. Word Power Companion contains the diacritical marks and definitions* for all of the words in the 2017-2018 UIL Word Power.
An illustrative sentence is included if the dictionary definition does not contain at least a portion of a sentence. The words for vocabulary study are in a separate section. Along with definitions and diacritical marks, etymology is included for all vocabulary words. Synonyms and antonyms are also included for vocabulary words where appropriate. Word Power Companion also includes phonetic spellings for all 1500 words and a comprehensive list of roots for the vocabulary words. Word Power Companion is bound and easy for the students to use.
Available in Texas only.
*The dictionary information is adapted from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Third Edition, Copyright © 1996, 1992 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. This dictionary is also the official dictionary for the high school UIL Spelling Competition.