• Sign In / Register
  • Help
  • Basket0
Focus on Writing 5 (Paperback)
  • Focus on Writing 5 (Paperback)
zoom

Focus on Writing 5 (Paperback)

(author)
£33.99
Paperback 224 Pages / Published: 02/02/2012
  • We can order this

Usually despatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

Focus on Writing is an academic writing program that provides students with essential tools to master not only the key steps in the writing process, but also the grammatical structures, lexical knowledge, and rhetorical modes essential for academic writing.

This five-level series progresses with students as they grow in confidence and ability from sentence level (Book 1) through paragraphs (Books 1-3) and essays (Books 3-5). Each unit leads writers step-by-step through the process of prewriting, writing a first draft, revising, and editing before producing a final draft. Not only do students write an entire paragraph or essay in each unit, they are also given plenty of practice at the sentence and word levels.

Features:

Each unit teaches students how to use one or more common organizational structures: narrative, description, opinion, persuasion, compare-contrast, problem-solution, and cause-effect. High-interest readings and a choice of writing assignments provide a springboard for students' writing. Grammar presentation and practice correlated to Focus on Grammar make the connection between grammar and writing clear. Building Word Knowledge mini-lessons and exercises teach students' how to use word forms, collocations, idioms, compounds, descriptive details, phrasal verbs and other types of vocabulary in their writing. Revision and Editing checklists for each writing assignment help students rewrite and polish their first drafts. Online Teacher's Manuals contain model lesson plans, unit overviews, timed writing assignments, authentic student models, and answer keys.

Publisher: Pearson Education (US)
ISBN: 9780132313551
Number of pages: 224
Weight: 430 g
Dimensions: 276 x 210 x 8 mm

You may also be interested in...

Basic English Grammar For Dummies
Added to basket
Making the Father of the Bride's Speech
Added to basket
The New Penguin Russian Course
Added to basket
The Art of Rhetoric
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Bespoke
Added to basket
£14.99
Hardback
Swearing Is Good For You
Added to basket
Thank You for Arguing
Added to basket
The Wee Book a Glesca Banter
Added to basket
Fucking Apostrophes
Added to basket
£6.99   £5.99
Hardback
Think Again
Added to basket
The Etymologicon
Added to basket
£8.99   £6.99
Paperback
Confabulations
Added to basket
£7.99   £6.49
Paperback
British Sign Language: Teach Yourself
Added to basket
The Language Instinct
Added to basket

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.