Harcourt Brace Jovanovich College Publishers, 1993 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 585 pages
Containing over 110 selections by contemporary and classic writers, PROSE MODELS is a rhetorical reader that covers the major elements of paragraph, essay and methods of development with an emphasis on Argument and Persuasive writing.
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ORGANIZING THE ESSAY
MAIN AND SUBORDINATE IDEAS
ORDER OF IDEAS
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