CART

(0) items

Writers at Work: The Paragraph Student's Book

by
ISBN13:

9780521545228

ISBN10:
0521545226
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
4/4/2005
Publisher(s):
Cambridge University Press
List Price: $36.00

Rent Textbook

(Recommended)
 
Term
Due
Price
$18.00

Buy Used Textbook

In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours
U9780521545228
$25.20

Buy New Textbook

Usually Ships in 3-5 Business Days
N9780521545228
$35.10

eTextbook

We're Sorry
Not Available

More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $4.62
See Prices

Questions About This Book?

Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the edition with a publication date of 4/4/2005.
What is included with this book?
  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
  • The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to inclue any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
  • The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.

Summary

Writers at Work: The Sentence provides grammar and vocabulary instruction to teach pre-paragraph writing to beginning-level ESL writers.

Table of Contents

Begin at the Beginning
Thinking About Writing
2(1)
Reasons for writing
2(1)
Thoughts about writing
2(1)
The Writing Process
3(3)
Steps for writing
3(1)
The writing process
Using the writing process
3(3)
A Morning Person or a Night Person?
Getting Started
6(2)
Picture this
6(1)
Get ideas
7(1)
Brainstorming
Preparing the First Draft
8(2)
Organize your ideas
8(1)
Organizing ideas
Plan your writing
8(2)
The main idea
Write the first draft
10(1)
The first draft
Revising Your Writing
10(2)
Revising
Analyze a paragraph
10(1)
Revise your writing
11(1)
Revising with a partner
Write the second draft
11(1)
Editing Your Writing
12(5)
Focus on sentence grammar
12(4)
Editing
Simple sentences
Edit your writing
16(1)
Write the final draft
16(1)
Following Up
17(3)
Share your writing
17(1)
Check your progress
17(3)
A Person Important to You
Getting Started
20(5)
Picture this
20(1)
Get ideas
21(4)
Brainstorming
Preparing the First Draft
25(4)
Organize your ideas
25(1)
Organizing by category
Plan your writing
26(3)
Topic sentence and supporting sentences
Write the first draft
29(1)
Revising Your Writing
29(1)
Analyze a paragraph
29(1)
Revise your writing
29(1)
Write the second draft
30(1)
Editing Your Writing
30(6)
Focus on sentence grammar
30(5)
Fragments
Correcting a fragment
Run-on sentences
Edit your writing
35(1)
Write the final draft
35(1)
Following Up
36(2)
Share your writing
36(1)
Check your progress
36(2)
The Weekend
Getting Started
38(2)
Picture this
38(1)
Get ideas
39(1)
An idea web
Preparing the First Draft
40(2)
Organize your ideas
40(1)
Organizing by time order
Plan your writing
40(2)
Transitions
Write the first draft
42(1)
Revising Your Writing
42(2)
Analyze a paragraph
42(1)
Revise your writing
43(1)
Write the second draft
43(1)
Editing Your Writing
44(5)
Focus on sentence grammar
44(4)
Compound sentences
Coordinating conjunctions
Edit your writing
48(1)
Write the final draft
48(1)
Following Up
49(3)
Share your writing
49(1)
Check your progress
49(3)
A Scary or Funny Experience
Getting Started
52(1)
Picture this
52(1)
Get ideas
53(1)
Talking to get ideas
Preparing the First Draft
53(3)
Organize your ideas
53(1)
Plan your writing
54(1)
Details
Write the first draft
55(1)
Revising Your Writing
56(1)
Analyze a paragraph
56(1)
Revise your writing
56(1)
Write the second draft
57(1)
Editing Your Writing
57(5)
Focus on sentence grammar
57(4)
Compound sentences
Run-on sentences
Correcting a run-on sentence
Edit your writing
61(1)
Write the final draft
62(1)
Following Up
62(2)
Share your writing
62(1)
Check your progress
62(2)
Holidays
Getting Started
64(1)
Picture this
64(1)
Get ideas
64(1)
Preparing the First Draft
65(3)
Organize your ideas
65(1)
Plan your writing
66(2)
The conclusion
Write the first draft
68(1)
Revising Your Writing
68(1)
Analyze a paragraph
68(1)
Revise your writing
69(1)
Write the second draft
69(1)
Editing Your Writing
69(7)
Focus on sentence grammar
69(6)
Complex sentences
Subordinating conjunctions
Punctuating complex sentences
Edit your writing
75(1)
Write the final draft
75(1)
Following Up
76(2)
Share your writing
76(1)
Check your progress
76(2)
Telling Stories
Getting Started
78(2)
Picture this
78(1)
Get ideas
79(1)
Preparing the First Draft
80(1)
Organize your ideas
80(1)
Plan your writing
80(1)
Write the first draft
80(1)
Revising Your Writing
81(1)
Analyze a paragraph
81(1)
Revise your writing
81(1)
Write the second draft
82(1)
Editing Your Writing
82(4)
Focus on sentence grammar
82(2)
Dependent clause fragments
Correcting a fragment
Edit your writing
84(1)
Write the final draft
85(1)
Following Up
86(2)
Share your writing
86(1)
Check your progress
86(2)
A Favorite Place
Getting Started
88(1)
Picture this
88(1)
Get ideas
89(1)
Preparing the First Draft
89(2)
Organize your ideas
89(1)
Describing a place
Plan your writing
90(1)
Write the first draft
90(1)
Revising Your Writing
91(1)
Analyze a paragraph
91(1)
Revise your writing
91(1)
Write the second draft
92(1)
Editing Your Writing
92(4)
Focus on sentence grammar
92(3)
Prepositions of place
Edit your writing
95(1)
Write the final draft
96(1)
Following Up
96(2)
Share your writing
96(1)
Check your progress
96(2)
The Ideal Spouse
Getting Started
98(2)
Picture this
98(1)
Get ideas
99(1)
Freewriting
Preparing the First Draft
100(3)
Organize your ideas
100(1)
Organizing by importance
Plan your writing
101(2)
Transitions
Write the first draft
103(1)
Revising Your Writing
103(2)
Analyze a paragraph
103(1)
Revise your writing
104(1)
Write the second draft
104(1)
Editing Your Writing
105(4)
Focus on sentence grammar
105(3)
Sentence variety
Edit your writing
108(1)
Write the final draft
108(1)
Following Up
109(3)
Share your writing
109(1)
Check your progress
109(3)
What's Your Opinion?
Getting Started
112(2)
Picture this
112(1)
Get ideas
113(1)
Preparing the First Draft
114(5)
Organize your ideas
114(4)
Outlines
Plan your writing
118(1)
Write the first draft
119(1)
Revising Your Writing
119(1)
Analyze a paragraph
119(1)
Revise your writing
119(1)
Write the second draft
119(1)
Editing Your Writing
120(2)
Focus on sentence grammar
120(1)
Edit your writing
121(1)
Write the final draft
121(1)
Following Up
122(2)
Share your writing
122(1)
Check your progress
122(2)
Quick Check
Editing Symbols
124(1)
Common Writing Problems
125(1)
Verb problem (V)
125(3)
Subject-verb agreement (S-V)
128(2)
Sentence fragment (Frag)
130(1)
Run-on sentence (RO)
131(1)
Word form (WF)
132(2)
Wrong word (WW)
134(2)
Spelling (SP)
136(2)
Punctuation (P)
138(2)
Capitalization (C)
140


Please wait while the item is added to your cart...