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Academic writing : a handbook for international students by Stephen Bailey

By Stephen Bailey

In actual fact organised into 4 elements, this re-creation permits lecturers and scholars to speedy locate support they wish with all writing projects. each one half is split into brief sections containing motives, diagrams and perform workouts, to be used within the lecture room or for self-study.

content material: Writing technique --
parts of writing --
Accuracy in writing --
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The weather pattern can change radically from year to year. As a result warm days in winter and chilly summer winds frequently surprise visitors to this country. 14 Introductions An introduction is crucial, not just for what it says about the topic, but for what it tells the reader about the writer’s style and approach. Unless you can introduce the subject clearly the reader may not wish to continue. 1. What is the purpose of the introduction to an essay? Choose from the items below: a) to define some of the terms in the title b) to give your opinion of the subject c) to show that you have read some research on the subject d) to show that the subject is worth writing about e) to explain which areas of the subject you will deal with f) to get the reader’s attention with a provocative idea g) to show how you intend to organise your essay 2.

The Atlantic Ocean can produce warm wet winds, especially in winter. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13 Organising the Main Body 51 and cold in winter. . . . . . . . . . the polar region to the north can generate cold winds at most seasons of the year. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . variations within Britain, there are significant differences between regions. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

E) But when the English zoo keepers tried speaking to the animals there was no response. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 14 Introductions 6. You are writing an essay on ‘Prisons make criminals worse, and should be abolished’. Using the notes below, complete the introductory paragraph, following the structure provided. 6 7. Discussion 1. The modern prison system . . 2. The system had three basic aims: . . 3. However, in the last 20 years . . 4. Prisons are commonly criticised . . 5. This essay attempts to evaluate .

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