Steps to Writing Well / Edition 12

Steps to Writing Well / Edition 12

by Jean Wyrick
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ISBN-10:
1133311318
ISBN-13:
2901133311316
Pub. Date:
01/01/2013
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
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Steps to Writing Well / Edition 12

Steps to Writing Well is for teachers of composition who have had trouble finding a textbooks that students can easily understand. Written in an informal style addressed to the student, this textbook offers a step-by-step guide to writing a variety of 500 - 800 word essays. The combination of concise, practical advice, a number of student and professional samples, and a brief handbook provides helpful information for students enrolled in a composition course without intimidating them with vast amounts of material.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 2901133311316
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 01/01/2013
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 656
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

1. Prewriting
2.The Thesis Statement
3.The Body Paragraphs
4.Beginnings and Endings
5.Drafting and Revising: Creative Thinking, Critical Thinking
6.Effective Sentences
7.Word Logic
8.The Reading-Writing Connection
9.Exposition
10.Argumentation
11.Description
12.Narration
13.Writing Essays Using Multiple Strategies
14.Writing a Paper Using Research
15.Writing about Literature
16.Writing In-Class: Exams and ôResponseö Essays
17.Writing in the World of Work
18.Major Errors in Grammar
19.A Concise Guide to Punctuation
20.A Concise Guide to Mechanics.

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