This book has the dual aim - to teach and to test English. It contains lists of parts of the speech, opposites, synonyms, homonyms, proverbs, abbreviations,idioms, etc which every pupil should memorise before leaving the Junior Shool, for these are the tools which are essential for speaking and writing of correct English.
As it is partly is a reference book, the various topics dealt with have been so labelled that they can readily be found, and in order to make reference still easier the list of contents has been arranged alphabetically.
The tests have been devised to provide ample practice material of the various kinds met with in modern examination papers.
The twenty Comprehension Tests, carefully graded according to difficulty, help to develop the ability to understand what is read, an accomplishment of the utmost importance in the present age.