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Extending writing skills in English

Doug Case

Extending writing skills in English

by Doug Case

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Published by Heinemann Educational in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Text-books for foreign speakers.,
  • English language -- writing.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDoug Case & John Milne. Workbook.
    ContributionsMilne, John, 1927-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1128
    The Physical Object
    Pagination36p. :
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21413813M
    ISBN 100435280201

      To improve your writing skills, focus on using strong words that are clear, precise, and descriptive. Then, cut out extra words and phrases that clutter your sentences and confuse the reader. When telling a story, use your words to show the reader what you’re trying to convey, instead of explaining things in excessive detail%(7). Bailey. S. Academic Writing: A Handbook for International and New York: Routledge.. This is the book that we recommend for the Warwick pre-sessional course in has a lot of useful practice exercises covering all aspects of academic English, and it has an answer key so that the book can be used as a self-study tool.

    The Secret to Improving ESL Reading and Writing Skills: Summary Writing 6 Essentials for ESL Students to Write Summaries 1. Learn the summary format. You might need to teach your students how to format a summary more than once. They could very well understand it the first time, but will probably need reminders throughout the course. Ray Bradbury's Zen in the art of writing is in my opinion, a good book about writing. You can also look for copies of high school literature textbooks in libraries, which highlights literary techniques, themes, and noted authors.

    skills taught in this book, you’ll gain confi dence in your writing ability. In fact, you’ll be able to move forward and master more complex writing concerns after you get the basics down. More and more jobs these days require at least some writing, so the skills you learn in this book will be put to good use. Developing Writing Writing Skills Practice Book for EFL Patricia Wilcox Peterson Originally published in , Materials Development and Review Branch The English Language Programs Division United States Information Agency Washington, DC Second printing published in This reprint published in Office of English Language Programs.


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