ISBN-10:
0132912740
ISBN-13:
9780132912747
Pub. Date:
09/22/2013
Publisher:
Pearson Education ESL
Longman Academic Writing Series 5: Essays to Research Papers / Edition 1

Longman Academic Writing Series 5: Essays to Research Papers / Edition 1

by Alan Meyers

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Longman Academic Writing Series 5: Essays to Research Papers / Edition 1

The Longman Academic Writing Series helps students master the academic writing skills needed to succeed in their academic careers. The five-level series spans writing topics from composing sentences to writing research papers. Each level covers the complete writing process from prewriting to revision.

Level 5 teaches advanced students to write various genres of academic essays and research papers. The text’s writing process approach integrates training in grammar, vocabulary, sentence structure, and research techniques along with essay and research paper organization.

Features

  • Realistic writing models from various rhetorical genres explore academic disciplines such as biology, sociology, and history.
  • Vocabulary sections expand students’ language awareness and improve the quality of their writing.
  • Sentence structure and grammar review helps students improve writing skills.
  • Preparation for Writing sections provide guidance and practice in researching, evaluating, and documenting sources.
  • A step-by-step approach guides students seamlessly through the writing process.
  • Writing Tips provide useful strategies to enhance students’ writing experience.
  • Writing Expansions, including journals, timed writing, and summarizing, build written fluency, critical thinking, and test-taking skills.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780132912747
Publisher: Pearson Education ESL
Publication date: 09/22/2013
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 368
Sales rank: 228,118
Product dimensions: 8.10(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

CHAPTER 1 Expository Essays

CHAPTER 2 Classification Essays

CHAPTER 3 Process Essays

CHAPTER 4 Cause/Effect Essays

CHAPTER 5 Extended Definition Essays

CHAPTER 6 Problem / Solution Essays

CHAPTER 7 Summmary / Response Essays

CHAPTER 8 Argumentative Essays

CHAPTER 9 Research Papers

Appendices

Appendix A Writing Guides

Appendix B Connecting Words and Transition Signals

Appendix C Article Usage

Appendix D Common Phrasal Verbs

Appendix E Commonly Confused Words

Appendix F Commonly Misspelled Words

Appendix G Documenting Sources with MLA and APA Formats

Appendix H Correction Symbols

Appendix I Peer Review / Writer's Self-Check Worksheets

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