9780205727841

Progressions, with Readings (with MyWritingLab Student Access Code Card)

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  • ISBN13:

    9780205727841

  • ISBN10:

    0205727840

  • Format: Package
  • Copyright: 1/1/2007
  • Publisher: Longman
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Summary

Serving as a rhetoric, reader, and handbook, "Progressions" provides unusually extensive support for the student by specifically showing what to do in every step of the writing process. Extensive attention is given to multiple strategies for working through every level of the writing process and students are encouraged to develop their own effective writing processes.

Table of Contents

Checklists Writing Process
Tips Editing Strategies
Strategies for Succeeding in College Preface
The Writing Process
Planning and Writing
Rewriting
Paragraph Basics
Paragraph Basics
Narration
Description
Illustration
Process Analysis
Definition
Comparison and Contrast
Cause-and-Effect Analysis
Classification
Argument
The Essay
Writing an Essay
Effective Sentences Diagnostic Self-Assessment for Part Four
Identifying Subjects and Verbs
Using Coordination and Subordination
Avoiding Sentence Fragments
Avoiding Run-On Sentences and Comma Splices
Writing Sentences with Variety and Parallelism
Choosing Words Carefully Comprehensive Post Test for Part Four
Grammar and Usage Diagnostic Self-Assessment for Part Five
Using Verbs Correctly
Using Pronouns Correctly
Using Modifiers Correctly
Using Capital Letters and Punctuation Correctly
Eliminating Problems with Frequently Confused Words and Spelling Comprehensive Post Test for Part Five
Sentence Skills Workshop
Editing for One Kind of Error
Editing for Multiple Kinds of Errors
From Reading To Writing
Writing in Response to Reading
Writing Summaries and Essay Examination Answers
Ten Tips for ESL Students
Answers to Diagnostic Self-Assessments and Pretests
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