English for Writing Research Papers
Publishing your research in an international journal is key to your success in academia. This guide is based on a study of referees' reports and letters from journal editors on reasons why papers written by non-native researchers are rejected due to problems with English usage. It draws on English-related errors from around 5000 papers written by non-native authors, 500 abstracts by PhD students, and over 1000 hours of teaching researchers how to write and present research papers.
With easy-to-follow rules and tips, and with examples taken from published and unpublished papers, you will learn how to:
Other books in the series:
English for Presentations at International Conferences
English for Academic Correspondence and Socializing
English for Research: Usage, Style, and Grammar
English for Academic Research: Grammar / Vocabulary / Writing Exercises
Adrian Wallwork is the author of more than 20 ELT and EAP textbooks. He has trained several thousand PhD students and academics from 35 countries to prepare and give presentations. Since 1984 he has been revising research papers, and in 2009 he set up englishforacademics.com – a proofreading and editing service specifically for researchers.
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In my humble opinion, this is a very useful tool for improving how your research papers are written. In the past, when I was a young Ph.D. student, I thought that most of the efforts of a scientist ... Read full review
Not a bad book if you want to become a writer. You basically learn how to write academic papers and etc. My advice is read the book before you buy. http://www.researchpaperstobuy.com/