No Words Wasted Sale
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Original Essays | January 6, 2015

    Matt Burgess: IMG 35 Seconds



    Late at night on September 22, 2014, at a housing project basketball court in Brooklyn, a white cop pushes a black man against a chain link fence.... Continue »
    1. $18.17 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

      Uncle Janice

      Matt Burgess 9780385536806

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$50.65
New Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
4 Remote Warehouse Foreign Languages- ESL

Ready to Write 1: A First Composition Text

by

Ready to Write 1: A First Composition Text Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Ready to Write 1 , Third Edition, is a revision of Get Ready to Write, the first book in the highly-successful three-book Ready to Write series. The book teaches beginning students the composition skills they need to be successful writers in and out of the classroom. 

 

A fresh new design, updated content throughout, and a host of new activities reinforce the approach that has made the Ready to Write series a classroom favorite for more than two decades.

 

Features:

  • Updated examples and model paragraphs illustrate organizing elements such as topic sentences, supporting details, and signal words.
  • Step-by-step activities guide students in comparing and contrasting, describing, analyzing data, writing test answers, and summarizing.
  • Varied, contextualized writing tasks help students with real-life tasks.
  • Editing and proofreading exercises encourage students to refine their writing skills.
  • New Grammar Guide section presents important grammar points and practice items to boost accuracy.

Ready to Write also includes:

 

Ready to Write 2

Ready to Write 3

 

 

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Writing About Yourself                  

Chapter 2: Writing About Your Family and Friends

Chapter 3: Writing About Your Activities

Chapter 4: Giving Instructions

Chapter 5: Writing About Your Day

Chapter 6: Writing Descriptions

Chapter 7: Writing About Places

Chapter 8: Writing a Narrative

Chapter 9: Expressing Your Opinion

Appendix 1: Alphabet and Penmanship

Appendix 2: Past Form of Common Irregular Verbs

Appendix 3: Punctuation Rules

 

You Be the Editor Answer Key

Product Details

ISBN:
9780131363304
Author:
Blanchard, Karen
Publisher:
Pearson PTR Interactive
Author:
Blanchard, Karen Lourie
Author:
Root, Christine
Subject:
English language
Subject:
Report writing
Subject:
General
Subject:
English as a Second Language
Subject:
Composition & Creative Writing - General
Subject:
Reference/Writing
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
January 2010
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
10.6 x 8.2 x 0.4 in 308 gr

Other books you might like

  1. Beginning Reading and Writing... Used Trade Paper $3.50

Related Subjects

Education » Writing
Languages » ESL » General
Languages » ESL » Reading and Writing
Languages » ESL » TOEFL Study Guides
Reference » General
Reference » Writing » General
Science and Mathematics » Agriculture » Animal Husbandry
Science and Mathematics » Environmental Studies » General

Ready to Write 1: A First Composition Text New Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$50.65 In Stock
Product details 160 pages Pearson PTR Interactive - English 9780131363304 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.