Writing for Life Paragraphs and Essays

ISBN-10: 0321881907

ISBN-13: 9780321881908

Edition: 3rd 2014

Authors: D. J. Henry, Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff

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The revolutionary approach of D.J. Henry's Writing for Life offers a visually rich, high-interest, and down-to-earth approach that reinforces the writing process while showing students how to take responsibility for their learning.
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Book details

List price: $129.73
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2014
Publisher: Longman Publishing Group
Publication date: 1/9/2013
Binding: Mixed Media
Pages: 720
Size: 8.25" wide x 10.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 3.036
Language: English

Getting Ready to Write
Preparing to Learn about Writing
Thinking through the Writing Process
Using Patterns of Organization to Develop Paragraphs
Understanding the Paragraph
the Descriptive Paragraph
the Narrative Paragraph
the Process Paragraph
the Example Paragraph
the Classification Paragraph
the Comparison and Contrast Paragraph
the Definition Paragraph
the Cause and Effect Paragraph
the Persuasive Paragraph
Writing an Essay
Understanding the Essay
Effective Introductions, Conclusions, and Titles
Using Patterns of Organization to Develop Essays
Research Strategies and Resources
the Basic Sentence
Nouns and Pronouns
Adjectives and Adverbs
Subjects, Verbs, and Simple Sentences
Compound and Complex Sentences
Recognizing and Avoiding Errors
Comma Splices and Run-ons
Misplaced and Dangling Modifiers
Subject-Verb Agreement
Punctuation and Mechanics
the Comma
the Apostrophe
Quotation Marks
End Punctuation
Writing Clearly
Sentence Variety
Sentence Clarity
Revising for Effective Expression
Reading Selections
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