Paragraph Practice: Writing the Paragraph and the Short Composition

Front Cover
Macmillan, Jan 1, 1980 - English language - 179 pages
0 Reviews
This publication focuses on the topic sentence and the paragraph as well as the thesis sentence and the short composition.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Introduction to the Paragraph
1
The Topic Sentence
17
Elementary Problems of Form
37
Copyright

6 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

alike in age argument astrology beach boys begin below to guide billboard billboard advertising California California cities capital punishment CARROT cat door central idea change a tire child clear compact car complete compo conclusion describe detail develop DIRECTIONS Write disco discus DISCUSSION OF EXERCISE discussion paragraphs Disneyland Don't down or limited drive-in duction Elisa endangered species example below EXAMPLE topic sentence exer Exercise 9 experience express express yourself feel Figure Figure 1-5A freeways give Gulf of Mexico ice cream imagination Independent clauses insecticides introduction introductory and concluding iodine Irish Kathleen E keep in mind Lake Tahoe legato limit Limiting the paragraph live look Los Angeles MACMILLAN PUBLISHERS marriage mean might model paragraph monogamy Muskrats natural roadside beauty Navajo Notice noun noun phrase often organization Orinda outrigger canoe overpopulation painting Paragraph Practice person Picasso problem pronoun purpose race racism rather reader requires right word Roget's Thesaurus romantic love Sacramento Valley San Francisco sentences below Shakespeare short composition short story sider Silent Spring sion smog someone something South Dakota specific spect sports car staccato Star Wars statement story student subordinate clause Suburbanites suburbia suburbs are alike Suggested topics sunburned supported thesis sentence television tell ten commandments tence thesis sentence thing Thomas Paine thought tire complete ugly Velma verb Victoria River whole composition Wikiwiki within the paragraph Write a composition Write a paragraph xoxoxo Xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx yourself

Bibliographic information