Power Writing: Getting Ideas Flowing

Front Cover
Cambridge Adult Education, Feb 1, 2002 - English language - 122 pages
0 Reviews
Power Writing developed for Pre-GED level learners, teaches basic writing in the context of real-life and employability skills. Power Writing directs students to write about meaningful topics at a gradual level of difficulty. Key elements of effective writing like idea generation, pre-writing, drafting, editing, and re-writing increase writing competence. End-of-chapter activities reinforce skills and foreshadow writing techniques. Designed to help prepare students for the essay section of the GED Writing Skills test, this series focuses on specific strategies to overcome writing anxiety and helps students master the writing process.

Getting Ideas Flowing develops paragraph writing with a variety of writing techniques.

What people are saying - Write a review

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

Contents

GETTlNG STARTED
1
CHOOSlNC AND FOCUSlNC A TOPlC
9
LlMlTlNG AND DEVELOPlNG A TOPlC
16
TlME AND PROCESS ORDER
25
COMPARlNG AND CONTRASTlNG
33
ORDER OF lMPORTANCE
43
TOPlC SENTENCES
50
SUPPORTlNG AND CONCLUDlNG SENTENCES
59
REVlSlNG FOR UNlTY CLARlTY AND COHERENCE
67
REVlSlNG SENTENCES
76
TONE AND WORD CHOlCE
87
EDlTlNG AND PUBLlSHlNG
97
Answer Key
108
Glossary
118
Copyright

Bibliographic information