Writing and Editing: The Comp Lab Exercises, Level 2
Prentice Hall, Dec 1, 1992 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 408 pages
This self-teaching workbook is designed to help students develop specific editing and proofreading skills. Covers techniques for improving writing, writing under pressure, and prewriting activities; and skills for editing words frequently confused, singular and plural forms, verb agreement, verb tense, passives and participles, and sentence I, II, and III level editing. An ideal workbook for immediate developmental writing courses, advanced ESL, writing labs, and learning centers.
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Improving Your Writing
Ten Writing Assignments
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