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The easy writer : formal writing for academic purposes / by Winifred Belmont and Michael Sharkey
Bib ID 4555858
Format BookBook
Author
Belmont, Winifred
 
Edition 2nd ed. 
Description Frenchs Forest, N.S.W. : Pearson Education, c2009 
viii, 330 p. ; 30 cm. 
ISBN 9781442502642
Summary

This volume was written to help first-year uni students acquire formal writing skills. It contains clear explanations and examples of basic sentence and paragraph logic, with self-correcting exercises.

Incomplete contents
  • Introduction
  • 1. Simple sentences
  • 2. More about simple sentences
  • 3. Subject-verb agreement
  • 4. Fragments and phrases
  • 5. Compound sentences
  • 6. Complex sentences
  • 7. Fragments and run-ons
  • 8. More about verbs
  • 9. Working with pronouns
 
Notes

Previous ed.: 2006.

Includes index.

Subjects Academic writing - Study and teaching.  |  English language - Study and teaching.  |  Writing & editing (Australia).
Other authors/contributors Sharkey, Michael, 1946-

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