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Teaching advanced composition

why and how

by Katherine H. Adams

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Published by Boynton/Cook in Portsmouth, NH .
Written in English

  • English language -- Rhetoric -- Study and teaching,
  • Report writing -- Study and teaching

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Katherine H. Adams and John L. Adams.
    ContributionsAdams, Katherine H., 1954-, Adams, John L., 1950-
    LC ClassificationsPE1404 .T37 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 298 p. ;
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1875931M
    ISBN 100867092602
    LC Control Number90035967

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages: illustrations ; 28 cm. Contents: Writing is a complex process --Why write?Writing is a lifetime skill --Writing can be taught --Initiating writing- the raw materials --Shaping writing --The ESL composition profile- a guide to the principles of writing --The profile: a method for shaping and .   In the literary sense, a composition (from the Latin "to put together") is the way a writer assembles words and sentences to create a coherent and meaningful work. Composition can also mean the activity of writing, the nature of the subject of a piece of writing, the piece of writing itself, and the name of a college course assigned to a : Richard Nordquist.

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