The focus here is on the production of high quality written work and the essential skills for good writing: understanding assignments, planning essays and clear thinking, grammar and punctuation, appreciation of written style, tackling exam questions. This and the first volume (on orienting oneself as a student; verbal communication; and listening, reading, and note-taking) offer practical help for adults returning to school. Distributed by St. Martin's Press. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, ORIntroduction 1 Various types of essay 2 The descriptive essay 3 The a#39;for and againsta#39; essay 4 The a#39;compare and ... So far in the discussion of essay planning we have limited our examples to the relatively straightforward ones of arguing the anbsp;...
|Title||:||Making the Grade: Thinking and writing|
|Author||:||Bill Jones, Roy Johnson|
|Publisher||:||Manchester University Press - 1990-01-01|