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The Least You Should Know about English Writing Skills: Form B / Edition 7
     

The Least You Should Know about English Writing Skills: Form B / Edition 7

by Teresa Ferster Glazier, Paige Wilson
 

ISBN-10: 015506987X

ISBN-13: 9780155069879

Pub. Date: 07/01/2000

Publisher: Cengage Learning


A classic introduction to "the basics of writing." New co-author, Paige Wilson has expanded the writing section and introduced all-new, continuous discourse exercise sets.

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A classic introduction to "the basics of writing." New co-author, Paige Wilson has expanded the writing section and introduced all-new, continuous discourse exercise sets.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780155069879
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
07/01/2000
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
7.09(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)

Table of Contents


1. SPELLING Your Own List of Misspelled Words Words Often Confused (Set 1) Words Often Confused (Set 2) Contractions Possessives Words That Can Be Broken into Parts Rule for Doubling a Final Letter Using a Dictionary 2. SENTENCE STRUCTURE Finding Subjects and Verbs Locating Prepositional Phrases Understanding Dependent Clauses Correcting Fragments Correcting Run-On Sentences Identifying Verb Phrases Using Standard English Verbs Using Regular and Irregular Verbs Maintaining Subject/Verb Agreement Avoiding Shifts in Time Recognizing Verbal Phrases Correcting Misplaced or Dangling Modifiers Following Sentence Patterns Avoiding Cliches, Awkward Phrasing, and Wordiness Correcting for Parallel Structure Using Pronouns Avoiding Shifts in Person 3. PUNCTUATION AND CAPITAL LETTERS Period, Question Mark, Exclamation Point, Semicolon, Colon, Dash Comma Rules 1, 2, and 3 Comma Rules 4, 5, and 6 Quotation Marks and Underlining/Italics Capital Letters 4. WRITING What is the Least You Should Know about Writing? Basic Structures Writing Skills

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