Academic Writing: A Handbook for International Students by Stephen Bailey

By Stephen Bailey

Most foreign scholars have to write essays and stories for assessments and coursework, yet writing solid educational English is among the such a lot difficult projects scholars face. This new, fourth variation of Academic Writing: A instruction manual for overseas Students has been thoroughly revised to aid scholars achieve this target.

The 4 major elements of Academic Writing are:

  • The writing technique

  • Elements of writing

  • Vocabulary for writing

  • Writing types

Each half is split into brief devices which comprise examples, factors and workouts, to be used within the lecture room or for self-study. The devices are sincerely organised to permit academics and scholars locate the assistance they wish with writing tasks, while cross-referencing permits easy accessibility to proper sections.

In the 1st half, each one level of the writing approach is confirmed and practised, from choosing appropriate resources, studying, note-making and making plans via to re-writing and proof-reading.

The fourth variation of this well known path builds at the luck of the sooner variations, and has a distinct concentrate on the very important subject of educational vocabulary partially 3, Vocabulary for Writing. half 3 bargains with components akin to nouns and adjectives, adverbs and verbs, synonyms, prefixes and prepositions, in an instructional context. extra key good points of the ebook include:

  • All parts of writing are sincerely defined, with an entire word list for reference

  • Models supplied for every type of educational texts: essays, experiences, stories and case-studies

  • Full variety of perform routines, with resolution key included

  • Use of actual educational texts

  • A better half site bargains additional perform with a number extra exercises

  • Fully up-to-date, with sections on discovering digital resources and comparing net material

All foreign scholars desirous to maximise their educational capability will locate this useful and easy-to-use ebook a useful advisor to writing in English for his or her measure classes.

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