Along These Lines: Writing Paragraphs and Essays, 8th edition
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Along These Lines: Writing Paragraphs and Essays guides you, step by step, through the writing process with in-depth instruction on grammar and a proven focus on developing effective paragraphs and essays. This title also helps you acquire and improve your skills to become a more effective writer and learner.
Published by Pearson (January 1st 2021) - Copyright © 2019
Subject: Developmental English
Category: Developmental Writing
Table of contents
PART 1 - WRITING IN STAGES: THE PROCESS APPROACH
1. Writing a Paragraph
6. Comparison and Contrast
9. Cause and Effect
11. Writing an Essay
12. Different Essay Patterns: Part One
13. Different Essay Patterns: Part Two
14. Using Research to Strengthen Essays
15. Writing from Reading
PART 2 - GRAMMAR FOR WRITERS
16. The Simple Sentence
17. Beyond the Simple Sentence: Coordination
18. Avoiding Run-On Sentences and Comma Splices
19. Beyond the Simple Sentence: Subordination
20. Avoiding Sentence Fragments
21. Using Parallelism in Sentences
22. Using Adjectives and Adverbs
23. Correcting Problems with Modifiers
24. Using Verbs Correctly: Standard Verb Forms, Irregular Verbs, Consistency, and Voice
25. Making Subjects and Verbs Agree
26. Using Pronouns Correctly: Agreement and Reference
27. Using Pronouns Correctly: Consistency and Case
30. Words that Sound Alike/Look Alike
31. Word Choice
32. Sentence Variety
Appendix: Readings for Writers
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