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The Subject Is Writing Essays by Teachers and Students by Wendy Bishop

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Published by Boynton/Cook Publishers .
Written in English


  • English language: specific skills,
  • Teaching of a specific subject,
  • Writing & editing guides,
  • Report writing,
  • English Composition,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • English,
  • Language,
  • Rhetoric,
  • English language,
  • Composition & Creative Writing - General,
  • Study and teaching

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages234
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8329932M
ISBN 100867094575
ISBN 109780867094572

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Rule 1. A subject will come before a phrase beginning with is a key rule for understanding subjects. The word of is the culprit in many, perhaps most, subject-verb mistakes. Hasty writers, speakers, readers, and listeners might miss the all-too-common mistake in the following sentence. The Subject Is Writing book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In this updated edition, teachers and students write about wr /5. The Gregg Reference Manual provides excellent explanations of subject-verb agreement (section ). Expressions such as with, together with, including, accompanied by, in addition to, or as well do not change the number of the subject. If the subject is singular, the verb is too. Yes, writing a lot is important, but it's not more important than your mental health! Remember that writing a book is a marathon, not a sprint, and that a consistent, healthy approach is absolutely vital. More tips for making the most of your writing routine: Don't skip more than one session in a row.

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