Discovery: An Introduction to Writing
Longman Publishing, Jul 1, 2000 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 485 pages
The first in a series of two full-color workbooks for the developmental writing market, Discovery focuses on helping build sentence and paragraph writing skills. With its encouraging tone, careful explanations, and abundance of carefully sequenced and incrementally challenging exercise sets, it enables readers to view writing as a means of discovering more about themselves and their surroundings. For any writer.
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3a Practice action verbs adjective antecedent capitalization Challenge chapter Definitions choose classmate comma splices complete thought complex sentence compound sentence compound subjects compound verb conjunctive adverb coordinating conjunction demonstrative pronouns dictionary errors Exploration 2a Exploration la Practice Exploration lb Faulty following paragraph following sentences fragments freewriting group of words helping verb indefinite pronouns irregular verbs linking verbs Look main clause main idea Malcolm X modifiers movie noun or pronoun passive voice past participle past tense perfect tense plural Practice Identifying prepositional phrase present tense prewriting technique progressive tense punctuation quotation relative pronouns second sentence semicolon separate sheet sheet of paper simple sentences simple subject singular spelling splices and run-ons Study the example subject and verb subject-verb subordinate clause subordinating conjunction tence tense verbs things topic sentence underline verb form verb phrase write the correct writing partner