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GET LOST… IN A BOOK TONIGHT

GET LOST… IN A BOOK TONIGHT I learned to read and write when I was four years old. Eversince I learned to enjoy the pleasure of reading, I have immersed myself in books. I am the kind of reader that … Continue reading

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How To Teach Literature: The Role of Close Reading In Teaching English Language Learners To Read Complex Texts

If what we read entertains us, speaks to us, or makes us aware of the human condition, then it is literature. How to best teach literature? I share my knowledge about teaching literature, gained from 20 years teaching experience. This … Continue reading

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Genre Matters In Academic Writing

At the University of Michigan, a genre-based approach is used to teach academic writing (hereafter AW) (Swales and Feak, 1994, 2004) for graduate, nonnative students and undergraduate students (Feak, 2007). According to Paltridge, its basic premise is that language is … Continue reading

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Research and Thesis Handbook: Helpful Hints & Timely Tips

This book is primarily intended for students writing an undergraduate or BA thesis, and who may be unsure about what they need to do in order to start and finish writing their thesis. As a handbook, it gives the Big … Continue reading

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Succeeding With Your MA Thesis: Order Your Copy Today, Publication Date April 30th, 2021!

Order your copy today! Writing your MA thesis should start long before you begin your Master’s program… This book will provide you with helpful hints and timely tips. If you are already writing your thesis, this presentation will prove useful. … Continue reading

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Succeeding With Your Master’s Thesis: Helpful Hints & Timely Tips

Pre-Order your copy today! Writing your MA thesis should start long before you begin your Master’s program…This book will provide you with helpful hints and timely tips. If you are already writing your thesis, this presentation will prove useful. This … Continue reading

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Product versus Process: An Analysis of Janet Emig´s “The Composing Processes of Twelfth Graders”

Writing is not always about life and death, but in the end, writing is always about meaning Source: New Seeds, ~ by timrdoc,January 29, 2012 This classic study–built out of Emig’s dissertation–is considered by many to be a crucial first … Continue reading

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Writing: Argumentative Essay

Source: PrepScholar 3 Strong Argumentative Essay Examples, Analyzed by Christine Sarikas | General Education Need to defend your opinion on an issue? Argumentative essays are one of the most popular types of essays you’ll write in school. They combine persuasive … Continue reading

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Flow: The Key to Supercharging Your Ability to Write

Source: Medium Pinning down this elusive superpower so you can take advantage of it How do you normally write? Maybe you start out by simply typing a draft without any thought for structure, just getting all the ideas out in … Continue reading

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#BookReview: Leaving The Pieces Behind by R.M. Demeester

Blurb: Serenity Rupert, a former foster child, is struggling to keep it together with no money and a life in shambles. With no family to turn to, she’s desperate to find a job to pay rent. When things seem to … Continue reading

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