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Basic Writing / Edition 2
     

Basic Writing / Edition 2

by Joy M. Reid
 

ISBN-10: 0133536572

ISBN-13: 9780133536577

Pub. Date: 01/22/1996

Publisher: Pearson Education ESL

This series takes students from beginning-level instruction on basic sentence structure through the development and production of advanced academic papers.
Examples of student compositions, written by native and non-native speakers of English, as well as pair and group work enrich all three books.

Overview

This series takes students from beginning-level instruction on basic sentence structure through the development and production of advanced academic papers.
Examples of student compositions, written by native and non-native speakers of English, as well as pair and group work enrich all three books.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780133536577
Publisher:
Pearson Education ESL
Publication date:
01/22/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
246
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

1 Family

MY FAMILY

Writing Assignment

Writing Assignment

Writing Assignment

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MY NAME

Interview

Writing Assignment

Writing Assignment

Other Writing Topics

Writing Projects

GRAMMAR FOCUS

to be

to have

Possessive Adjectives

Questions

Subject and Object Pronouns

Capital Letters

Subject-Verb-Complement

Paragraph Planning

The Paragraph

2 Home

MY HOMETOWN

Writing Assignment

Writing Assignment

MY HOME

Writing Assignment

MISSING MY HOME

Interview

Writing Assignment

SEASONS IN MY COUNTRY

Writing Assignment

Interview

HAIKU

Writing Assignment

Other Writing Topics

Writing Projects

GRAMMAR FOCUS

Present Tense Verbs (Every Day, A Habit)

Examples of Present Tense Verbs

Present Tense Spelling (he, she, it + Present Tense)

there is / there are

Adverbs of Frequency

Negatives to be and to have Verbs

Negative Regular Verbs

3 Country

MY COUNTRY’S FLAG

Interview

Writing Assignment

GRAMMAR FOCUS

Prepositions of Place

Prepositional Phrases

HOLIDAYS IN MY COUNTRY

Writing Assignment

Interview

THE GEOGRAPHY OF MY COUNTRY

Writing Assignment

Other Writing Topics

Writing Projects

GRAMMAR FOCUS

Clauses

Joining Two Clauses

More Prepositions

Sample Prepositional Phrases

Subject-Verb Agreement

4 Culture

CHILD-RAISING RESPONSIBILITIES

Interview and Writing Assignment

Writing Assignment

HOW TO PREPARE TYPICAL FOOD

Writing Assignment

Writing Assignment

Collaborative Writing Assignment

WEDDING TRADITIONS

Writing Assignment

OTHER CUSTOMS

Other Writing Topics

Writing Projects

GRAMMAR FOCUS

Articles

Connectors

Chronological (Time) Connectors

Imperatives (Giving Directions)

Joining Clauses With Connectors

5 Travel Experiences

PREPARING FOR A TRIP

Writing Assignment

Interview

LEAVING MY COUNTRY

Interview

ARRIVAL

Writing Assignment

Collaborative Writing Assignment

Writing Assignment

Interview

Other Writing Topics

Writing Projects

GRAMMAR FOCUS

Past Tense (-ed) Spelling for Regular Verbs

Irregular Verbs — Past Tense (Examples)

Verbs of Feeling + Adjectives

Negative Past Tense

6 First Impressions, First Problems

SURPRISES

Writing Assignment

Interview

FIRST PROBLEMS

Writing Assignment

Writing Assignment

Writing Assignment

Writing Assignment

Other Writing Topics

Writing Projects

GRAMMAR FOCUS

Adjectives And Adverbs

Special Verbs: see, hear, say, tell

Special Adverbs: too and very

Present Continuous Verbs (Right Now)

Past Continuous Verbs (Last Week, Yesterday)

7 Adjustments and Solutions

MAKING ADJUSTMENTS

Writing Assignment

Writing Assignment

PERSONAL LETTERS

Writing Assignment

CHANGES

Writing Assignment

Writing Assignment

Other Writing Topics

Writing Projects

GRAMMAR FOCUS

Infinitive Verbs

Special Infinitive Verbs

Joining Clauses With Because

8 Similarities and Differences

BREAKFASTS

SHOPPING

Writing Assignment

Interview

OTHER SIMILARITIES AND DIFFERENCES

Writing Assignment

Collaborative Writing Assignment

Interview

Writing Assignment

GRAMMAR FOCUS

Time Clauses

Comparative Adjectives

Comparison Structures

Contrast Structures

Comparison Among Three or More

Collaborative Writing Assignment

Other Paragraph Topics

Writing Projects

Appendices

Appendix A Some Regular and Irregular English Verbs

Appendix B Some English Adjectives and Adverbs

Appendix C Spelling Rules for English Adjectives

Appendix D Spelling Rules for English Verbs

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