For more than thirty years. Ed Good has been teaching very smart people (lawyers, engineers, scientists, and business executives) how to write so others can understand them. He knows that smart people expect you to use the right word, at the right time, in precisely the right place. And he knows the words to use. Discover in these pages which words will give your vocabulary added panache. compelling your readers or listeners to pay attention. Learn what these important words mean. defined and exemplified in works by noted authors and professional writers in the national media. Once you learn them and make them part of your everyday way of writing and speaking, you'll have developed your own Vocabulary of Success. Ideal for high-school students facing the SAT exams. college students ready for tests like the GREs and LSATs. and business and professional people who want to be promoted, Ed Good s authoritative guide will give the confidence you need to achieve your goals.