ISBN-10:
0321984005
ISBN-13:
9780321984005
Pub. Date:
01/12/2015
Publisher:
Pearson
Along These Lines: Writing Paragraphs and Essays with Writing from Reading Strategies / Edition 7

Along These Lines: Writing Paragraphs and Essays with Writing from Reading Strategies / Edition 7

by John Sheridan Biays, Carol Wershoven

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ISBN-13: 9780321984005
Publisher: Pearson
Publication date: 01/12/2015
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 656
Sales rank: 725,508
Product dimensions: 8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

PART 1 – WRITING IN STAGES: THE PROCESS APPROACH
1. Writing a Paragraph
2. Illustration
3. Description
4. Narration
5. Process
6. Comparison and Contrast
7. Classification
8. Definition
9. Cause and Effect
10. Argument
11. Writing an Essay
12. Different Essay Patterns: Part One
13. Different Essay Patterns: Part Two
14. Using Research to Strengthen Essays
15. Writing from Reading

PART 2 – GRAMMAR FOR WRITERS
16. The Simple Sentence
17. Beyond the Simple Sentence: Coordination
18. Avoiding Run-On Sentences and Comma Splices
19. Beyond the Simple Sentence: Subordination
20. Avoiding Sentence Fragments
21. Using Parallelism in Sentences
22. Using Adjectives and Adverbs
23. Correcting Problems with Modifiers
24. Using Verbs Correctly: Standard Verb Forms, Irregular Verbs, Consistency, and Voice
25. Making Subjects and Verbs Agree
26. Using Pronouns Correctly: Agreement and Reference
27. Using Pronouns Correctly: Consistency and Case
28. Punctuation
29. Spelling
30. Words that Sound Alike/Look Alike
31. Word Choice
32. Sentence Variety

Appendix. Readings for Writers

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