This classic book/workbook helps readers who feel underprepared for writing tasks move step-by-step toward writing competency. Using a clear, informal, light-hearted narrative and intensive practice, it guides readers assuredly through the process of organizing a paragraph, structuring its sentences, and choosing effective wording and punctuation. Explains how to apply the details and methods of arrangement required to compose unified, coherent, and well-developed paragraphs for all major modes of writing -- narrating, describing, explaining a process, explaining with examples, comparing or contrasting, classifying, defining, persuading. Intersperses grammar instruction between writing instruction and word instruction. Features anecdotes, student and professional examples, cartoons, and exercises throughout. Provides a "Do's and Don'ts" section in all chapters. Includes numerous boxed Guidelines for a convenient quick overview or review of important concepts in encapsulated form. For anyone needing to develop writing competency at the paragraph level.
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Book Description Longman, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 6. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0136465714
Book Description Pearson, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0136465714
Book Description Prentice Hall. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 0136465714
Book Description Pearson, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110136465714
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Book Description Prentice Hall, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 6th sub edition. 359 pages. 9.25x7.25x0.75 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 0136465714