ESL Writers: A Guide for Writing Center Tutors

ESL Writers: A Guide for Writing Center Tutors
Author: 
Genre: 
Language: 
ISBN10: 
0867095946
ISBN13: 
9780867095944
Pages: 
242
Published: 
February 1st 2009 by Heinemann Educational Books
Rating: 
3.64

This book's focus on the different types of ESL learners, such as students from different countries, students of various academic levels, and Generation 1.5 Learners, is remarkable. It is a very useful book, and we frequently refer to it in our Writing Center.

Be Your Own Editor: A Writer's Guide to Perfect Prose

Be Your Own Editor: A Writer's Guide to Perfect Prose

Are you uncertain when to use affect or effect? Loath or loathe? Compliment or complement? Do you struggle with character development, establishing realistic dialogue or organizing...
This Year You Write Your Novel

This Year You Write Your Novel

No more excuses. "Let the lawn get shaggy and the paint peel from the walls," bestselling novelist Walter Mosley advises. Anyone can write a novel now, and in this essential book of tips, practical advice, and wisdom, Walter...
Writing And Being: Taking Back Our Lives Through The Power Of Language

Writing And Being: Taking Back Our Lives Through The Power Of Language

Believing that writing is the doorway to our most creative and spiritual self, Professor Nelson lays out a careful, step-by-step approach to entering the river...
The Portable Writer's Conference: Your Guide to Getting Published

The Portable Writer's Conference: Your Guide to Getting Published

More than 45 agent, editor, and author-written chapters—called workshops in the book—provide instruction on the writing craft and the business of getting published.
Writing Fiction

Writing Fiction

'This is an excellent starting place for someone exploring the art and craft of writing fiction.' Publishers Weekly. 'An honest engaging guide with lessons every writer, at any stage, will benefit from.' Jhumpra Lahiri, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of...
Voice of Her Own: Women and the Journal Writing Journey

Voice of Her Own: Women and the Journal Writing Journey

As writers such as Virginia Woolf, Audre Lorde, and Anais Nin recognized, keeping a journal is a powerful tool of creative expression and self-healing. In A Voice of Her Own - a companion...
The Plain English Approach to Business Writing

The Plain English Approach to Business Writing

Bailey's approach is surprisingly straightforward: just write as you would talk. Plain English is not only easier to read, it's also easier to write. And it's so effective that many large organizations are...