Advancing Writer: Paragraphs and Essays / Edition 1

Advancing Writer: Paragraphs and Essays / Edition 1

by Harvey S. Wiener, Karen L. Greenberg
     
 

ISBN-10: 0065003020

ISBN-13: 9780065003024

Pub. Date: 01/14/1997

Publisher: Pearson

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780065003024
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
01/14/1997
Series:
Advancing Writer Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
7.37(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

I. PRINCIPLES OF EFFECTIVE WRITING.

1. The Writing Process.

2. Planning and Writing Strong Paragraphs.

3. Five Qualities of Good Paragraphs.

4. Revising and Editing Paragraphs.

II. THE WRITER’S PORTFOLIO.

5. Description.

6. Narration.

7. Process Analysis.

8. Comparison and Contrast.

9. Division and Classification.

10. Definition.

11. Cause/Effect Analysis.

12. Argumentation.

III. ESSAY DEVELOPMENT.

13. From Paragraph to Essay.

14. Planning and Writing Essay Tests.

IV. THE WRITER’S HANDBOOK.

15. Sentence Structure.

16. Sentence Variety and Style.

17. Grammar and Usage 1 (Nouns, Subjects, and Verbs).

18. Part II Grammar and Usage 2 (Pronouns, Plurals, and Possessives).

19. Vocabulary and Diction.

20. Spelling and Capitalization.

21. Punctuation and Paper Format.

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