Sentence Matters: With Sentence Exercises, Proofreading Passages, Writing Assignments
This worktext addresses and provides practice with issues relating to clarity, details, originality and correctness. The chapter writing assignments reflect the types of transactional writing and intellectual challenges that students will encounter in most of their other courses and careers. The book also contains longer writing assignments.
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CHAPTER TWO Fragments
CHAPTER THREE RunOns 11
CHAPTER FOUR SubjectVerb Agreement
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Adams adjective adverb adverbial conjunction Answer Key apostrophe APPLYING THE FINISHING attend basketball became believe Bob Cousy Chapter Christa clarity coach comma coordinating conjunction Correct Cousy dangling modifier dependent clause Dolley Madison doublespaced elected ESTABLISHING THE BACKGROUND example Exercises in Section EXPERIENCE Exercise favorite Fillmore final draft FINISHING TOUCH following sentences fragments friends GAINING THE EXPERIENCE Harrison helping verbs instructor will check John John Adams John Quincy Adams LONG-RANGE ASSIGNMENTS Madison mall Mary Baker Eddy Millard Fillmore movie NAME DATE Exercise nation nouns ending paper Parallel park person piano players playing Polk president pronouns Proofreading PROOFREADING TIPS punctuation quotation marks rain Review Exercise rewrite the entire roommate run-on semicolon skiing sub verb subject and verb subject verb subordinating conjunction sure swimming Taylor tence Thomas Jefferson Tyler verb tense verbs twice Virginia Washington word group WRITING SUGGESTIONS