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The Resource English essentials : the wouldn't-be-without-it guide to writing well, Mem Fox, Lyn Wilkinson

English essentials : the wouldn't-be-without-it guide to writing well, Mem Fox, Lyn Wilkinson

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English essentials : the wouldn't-be-without-it guide to writing well
Title
English essentials
Title remainder
the wouldn't-be-without-it guide to writing well
Statement of responsibility
Mem Fox, Lyn Wilkinson
Title variation
  • English essentials
  • English essentials
Title variation remainder
  • the wouldn't be without it guide to writing well
  • the would not be without it guide to writing well
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Co-authored by popular children's writer, Mem Fox, and experienced writer and teacher, Lyn Wilkinson, this handy reference guide is aimed at helping the reader master the basics of written English and understand the writing process. It will support students' ability to write clearly and effectively in any given situation
Cataloging source
ANL
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1946-
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Fox, Mem
Dewey number
428
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
For secondary school students
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wilkinson, Lyn
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • Creative writing
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • Creative writing
Target audience
adolescent
Label
English essentials : the wouldn't-be-without-it guide to writing well, Mem Fox, Lyn Wilkinson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • Previous edition: 2009
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Writing with style and effect -- 1. Elements of effective writing -- 2. Getting started -- 3. Drafting -- 4. The nitty-gritty of rewritting -- Part II: The essay -- 5. Hints for writing essays -- Part III. Writing correctly -- 6. Language and its conversations -- 7. Basic terms -- 8. Nouns and pronouns -- 9. Adjectives and adverbs -- 10. Verbs -- 11. So what's a sentence, anyway? -- 12. Three big problems in sentences -- 13. The basics of punctuation -- 14. Punctuating speech -- 15. The apostrophe of possession -- 16. Getting spelling right -- 17. Proofreading with care -- 18. The writer as a speaker -- 19. Is it this or is it that? -- 20. The effective writing checklist -- Part IV: In conclusion -- 21. Writers and the writing process
Control code
000055011654
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
vi, 173 pages
Isbn
9781458653413
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)913470539
Label
English essentials : the wouldn't-be-without-it guide to writing well, Mem Fox, Lyn Wilkinson
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • Previous edition: 2009
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Writing with style and effect -- 1. Elements of effective writing -- 2. Getting started -- 3. Drafting -- 4. The nitty-gritty of rewritting -- Part II: The essay -- 5. Hints for writing essays -- Part III. Writing correctly -- 6. Language and its conversations -- 7. Basic terms -- 8. Nouns and pronouns -- 9. Adjectives and adverbs -- 10. Verbs -- 11. So what's a sentence, anyway? -- 12. Three big problems in sentences -- 13. The basics of punctuation -- 14. Punctuating speech -- 15. The apostrophe of possession -- 16. Getting spelling right -- 17. Proofreading with care -- 18. The writer as a speaker -- 19. Is it this or is it that? -- 20. The effective writing checklist -- Part IV: In conclusion -- 21. Writers and the writing process
Control code
000055011654
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
vi, 173 pages
Isbn
9781458653413
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)913470539

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