Using an abundance of exercises, including twenty-one that are new; examples; and writing applications, AT A GLANCE: WRITING SENTENCES AND BEYOND, Sixth Edition, focuses on sentence writing, with detailed attention to matters such as grammar, rhetoric, sentence variety, sentence combining, diction, capitalization, punctuation, and spelling. The book also includes basic instructions for all ten patterns of writing, including classification; a reproducible Writing Process Worksheet designed to provide guidance for students in recursive writing and to save time for instructors; and concise instruction, with student examples, on the process of writing paragraphs and essays. This edition presents new instruction on writing the summary, a revision on community dialects, and more than a hundred prompts and topics for writing specific and combined patterns of paragraphs and essays. Delivering engaging, effective, and affordable basic instruction, the book can be used on its own or as a companion to a reader or other text materials. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.The following diagram illustrates the parallel parts of many outlines, paragraphs, and essays: PARAGRAPH OUTLINE ESSAY Topic Sentence Topic ... Effective and easily followed steps exist for writing a paragraph and even an essayanbsp;...
|Title||:||At a Glance: Writing Sentences and Beyond|
|Author||:||Lee Brandon, Kelly Brandon|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2014-01-01|