Facets: Writing Skills in Context

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Macmillan College, Jan 1, 1994 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 487 pages
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Contents

UNIT
1
UNIT
2
UNIT
3
UNIT
4
Identifying Sentences
5
Recognizing Basic Sentence Elements
7
Writing Complete Sentences
31
Composing Sentences of Your Own
45
UNIT Addressing Special Concerns of ESE Students
411
Using Articles
413
Using Verbs Correctly
422
Addressing Other ESL Concerns
435
Writing Paragraphs
453
Writing Effective Paragraphs
455
Developing Paragraphs
470
Recognizing Basic Sentence Elements
7

Using Verbs
57
Using Present Tense Verbs
59
Using Past Tenses
77
Using Progressive Tenses
91
Using Verbs in Your Own Writing
100
Using Nouns and Pronouns
111
Using Nouns
113
Using Pronouns
123
Using Nouns and Pronouns in Your Own Writing
138
Joining Ideas
149
Using Coordinating Conjunctions
151
Using Subordinating Conjunctions
166
Using Semicolons and Transitions
176
Using Relative Pronouns
190
Using Phrases
202
Joining Ideas in Your Writing
215
Using Modifiers
233
Using Adjectives
235
Using Adverbs
245
Using Prepositional Phrases
253
Using Modifiers in Your Own Writing
263
149
485
Maintaining Consistency and Parallelism
275
Consistency in Time
277
Maintaining Consistency in Person
284
Maintaining Parallel Structure
289
Strengthening Your Writing Through Consistency and Parallel Structure
297
Editing for Mechanics
307
End Marks and Other Markers
309
Using Commas
320
Using Proper Capitalization
328
Using Quotation Marks
334
Editing Your Writing for Mechanics
344
UNIT Editing for Correct Spelling
357
Using the Dictionary
359
Improving Your Spelling
370
Mastering Words Easily Confused
381
Editing for Correct Spelling
399
Highlights
55
Using Past Tenses
77
Using Progressive Tenses
91
Using Verbs in Your Own Writing
100
Highlights
107
Using Pronouns
123
Using Nouns and Pronouns in Your Own Writing
138
Highlights
145
Using Subordinating Conjunctions
166
Using Semicolons and Transitions
176
Using Relative Pronouns
190
Using Phrases
202
Joining Ideas in Your Writing
215
Highlights
225
Using Modifiers
233
Using Adverbs
245
Using Prepositional Phrases
253
Using Modifiers in Your Own Writing
263
Highlights
271
Maintaining Consistency and Parallelism
275
Maintaining Consistency in Person
284
Strengthening Your Writing Through Consistency
297
Chapter Review
303
Using Proper Capitalization
328
Using Quotation Marks
334
Editing Your Writing for Mechanics
344
Highlights
351
Editing for Correct Spelling
357
Improving Your Spelling
370
Mastering Words Easily Confused
381
Editing for Correct Spelling
399
Highlights
407
Addressing Other ESL Concerns
435
Highlights
449
Developing Paragraphs
470
Index
483
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