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The Words You Should Know to Sound Smart: 1200 Essential Words Every Sophisticated Person Should Be Able to Use by [Robert W. Bly]

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The Words You Should Know to Sound Smart: 1200 Essential Words Every Sophisticated Person Should Be Able to Use Kindle Edition

4.7 out of 5 stars 235 ratings

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About the Author

Robert W. Bly (Montville, NJ) is a professional writer, speaker, and marketing consultant with over three decades of experience in business-to-business, high-tech, and direct response marketing. He became a self-made multi-millionaire while still in his 30s. Bob is the author of more than 90 published books including Careers for Writers (McGraw-Hill/VGM), Secrets of a Freelance Writer (Henry Holt), The Copywriter's Handbook (Henry Holt), and The Elements of Business Writing (Alyn & Bacon). McGraw-Hill calls Bob Bly “America’s top copywriter,: and he was named 2007 Copywriter of the Year by American Writers and Artists, Inc. Bob writes a column for Target Marketing magazine. The Direct Response Letter, Bob Bly’s free e-newsletter, has over 60,000 subscribers. Check out Bob’s blog at Bly.com/blog.

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B007D8ZL0G
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Adams Media (March 18, 2009)
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ March 18, 2009
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 1775 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 287 pages
  • Lending ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.7 out of 5 stars 235 ratings

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Abi
4.0 out of 5 stars Excellent secret Santa present
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on November 15, 2020
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4.0 out of 5 stars Don't be put off by the title...useful book for students wanting to extend their vocabulary.
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on April 27, 2018
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2.0 out of 5 stars Poor examples of use
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5.0 out of 5 stars Smart words...
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