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The Yo Momma Vocabulary Builder

Increasing word power sounds like one of those dreary chores best palmed off on somebody else. The Yo Momma Vocabulary Builder, the first in Fall Media’s series of irreverent, educational books, makes the activity not only endurable but irresistible. The authors use classic dissing and one-upmanship to slyly introduce young readers to a wide range of words. A typical entry, for “emaciated,” first presents the word as a joke (“Yo momma's so emaciated, she can hula hoop in a fruit loop.”). The pronunciation is then given, along with a detailed, humor-inflected definition (“too skinny . . …

Submitted:Jul 30, 2007
Author:Justin Heimberg
Brand:Seven Footer Press
List price:$9.95  View details
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Category:Humor
Average rating: 4.6 / 11 (11 reviews)
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The Yo Momma Vocabulary Builder

The authors use classic dissing and one-upmanship to slyly introduce young readers to a wide range of words. A typical entry, for “emaciated,” first presents the word as a joke “Yo momma's so emaciated, she can hula hoop in a fruit loop.”

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