Progressions

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Allyn and Bacon, Jun 1, 1998 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 528 pages
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Abundant support is provided: explanations are clear, concise, and friendly; illustrations come from sample writing; exercises appear frequently and are of many different kinds to suit all learners; pre-and post-tests help assess needs and progress; all writing assignments are accompanied by procedures for generating ideas and checklists for revision support; useful strategies are given for editing support; marginalia and lists provide reading support.

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Contents

O Revision Concerns
29
O Chapter 3 Paragraph Basics
51
Use Specific Words
63
The Closing
74
Narration
81
Process Analysis
101
Definition
107
Comparison and Contrast
113
O Double Negatives
302
a
513
FIVE GRAMMAR AND USAGE
313
Using Pronouns Correctly
354
Pronoun Reference
365
Subject Object and Possessive Pronouns
372
i
379
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21

Contents
21
Uj Ordering Supporting Details
116
t Checklist for CauseandEffect Analysis
130
FOUR EFFECTIVE SENTENCES
179
Fragments That Result from Missing Subjects
254
t Chapter 9 Avoiding Runon Sentences
262
UJ and Comma Splices
270
Uj Chapter 13 Modifiers
387
DC
409
Published Titles
439
Writing in Response to Reading
453
Personal Editing Profile
511
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About the author (1998)

Barbara Fine Clouse is a frequent conference presenter and seasoned writing instructor who has taught all levels of college composition, first at Youngstown State University in northeastern Ohio and then at Slippery Rock University in western Pennsylvania. In addition to this new edition of THE STUDENT WRITER: Editor and Critic, Barbara has written a number of composition texts for McGraw-Hill, including WRITING: FROM INNER TO OUTER WORLD, PATTERNS FOR A PURPOSE: A Rhetorical Reader, JUMPSTART! A Workbook for Writers WORKING IT OUT: A Troubleshooting Guide for Writers, a short prose reader for developmental students, which is avialable on Primis, McGraw's electronic database. Barbara's publications also include the fourth edition of PROGRESSIONS for Allyn & Bacon.

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