This revised collection focuses on patterns and facts that teachers can use to help students become better spellers. This comprehensive guide includes additions to previous lists, and new lists that deal with various aspects of etymology. Photos of words in action have been added to illustrate how language works and lives in the real world. The numerous lists focus on consonants, vowels, confusable spellings, linguistic roots, and useful rules. Probing and unique, the book will lead to a more complete understanding of words and language for students and teachers both.Phenix, Jo is the author of 'The Spelling Teacher's Book of Lists: Words to Illustrate Spelling Patterns ... and Tips for Teaching Them', published 2008 under ISBN 9781551381671 and ISBN 1551381672.