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  • By soo kim
    Dec 2, 2010
    Preface In writing this book, I was guided by my long-standing experience and interest in teaching Essay Writing. For the student, my purpose is to present material in a precise, readable manner, with the concepts clearly presented and demonstrated with a variety of examples and exercises. My aim is to show the relevance and practicality of essay writing to students, who are often skeptical about the effective writing. I want to give students studying writing all of essay writing basics they need for their future studies and to give them an understanding of important writing concepts together with a sense of how these concepts are applied for their real essay. For the instructor, my purpose is to design a flexible, comprehensive teaching tool using proven instructive techniques in essay writing by providing instructors with a package of materials for teaching discrete writing effectively and efficiently for their students. I hope that I will achieve these goals by the feedback and... More > suggestions of a large number of instructors and students who will use this book. With the feedback of instructors and students, I will persistently enhance this book and more closely integrate it with the text, providing more practical material to make it easier for students and instructors to achieve their goals. This text is designed for High School and College Students, whether for the college application or for standardized tests such as the SAT, ACT, SSAT, GRE or TOEFL. This is a great book for a self learner or for use in the classroom. It provides a great review for things the students have forgotten from high school and gives a good foundation for writing more effective essays. This provides a worthwhile basis for all kinds of writing from casual letters to formal, academic term papers. It teaches about various sentence structures, essay templates, sentence skills, unity, coherence, support, wordiness, introductions, conclusions, transitions, over 500 American Essential Idioms, students’ real essays, useful examples, phrases and quotations for essay, 1000 most commonly used words for writing essay with the numerous examples and tips given for each topic presented, and much more. I recommend this book highly whether you are on your own or even if you are selecting a book for your students. Step-by-step guidance will help you write a winning essay. Keep going for creativity, diversity and knowledge. Know the content you want to cover in your essay and be honest with yourself. Write naturally, but concisely. Use simple sentence structure and your normal everyday vocabulary. Don't waste time on fancy introductions; get to the point quickly and reinforce it with specific examples. Contents Essay templates Writing effective sentences and improving sentences Forming various sentence structures Writing Term papers and Application essays Useful expressions, examples, phrases, quotations for essays 1000 Most commonly used words in essay writing 500 American Essential Idioms and clever metaphor examples National Essay Contest Winning Essays and Speeches And much more…. About author Has studied Business and English in Indiana University, Bloomington and taught essay writing and English in Indiana University, University of Toronto, NCA College and in many other private institutes in Korea, America, Canada, and has written many articles on English instruction as well as a number of study guides. He lives in Seoul, Korea, where he teaches and writes books.< Less
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Product Details

ISBN
9780557699179
Publisher
Soo Kim
Published
November 22, 2010
Language
English
Pages
268
Binding
Perfect-bound Paperback
Interior Ink
Black & white
Weight
1.22 lbs.
Dimensions (inches)
7.44 wide x 9.68 tall
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