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Home & Contents                       Basics                       College Writing                       www.OnlineGrammar.org

                  

                                   

PARTS & SECTIONS

Click on any  part or section below:

Part I. Basics/Process

  A. Chapters 1-6: Start

  B. Ch. 7-13: Organize

  C. Ch. 14-20: Revise/Edit

Part II. College Writing

   D. Ch. 21-23: What Is It?

   E. Ch. 24-30: Write on Rdgs.

   F. Ch.31-35: Arguments

  G. Ch. 36-42: Research

  H. Ch. 43-48: Literature

   I.  Ch. 49-58: Majors & Work

Part III. Grammar 

   www.OnlineGrammar.org
 
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 Study Questions
     

 

                                                     

Section A. START

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STARTING AS A WRITER

This "Starting" section shows you how to get your writing started.  Some methods are highly informal.  Others are formal.  Ask your teacher what he or she wants, as this often can help you decide how to start.  This section has six chapters in it:

A. "Start" Chapters:

  1. How I Learned--4 Stories about Learning to Write
 
2. Focus--Different Ways Real Writers--and You--Can Concentrate
 
3. First Drafts--20+ Ways to Start 1st Drafts
 
4. Self & Others--Writing Self, Strategies, & Community
 
5. Modes--8 Traditional & Modern Rhetorical Modes for Writing
 
6. Thinking--Good Critical Thinking and Writing in College

         
There also are three extra web pages:

Activities - An exercises page for starting to write

Eight Student Responses - Students writing about starting to write

UNO Universal Organizer - An organizing tool shown in "Ch. 3. First Drafts"

                 

                        

         

A. START

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Chapters:

1. How I Learned

2. Focus

3. First Drafts

4. Self & Others

5. Modes

6. Thinking

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Additional:

Activities (Exercises)

8 Students' Writing Stories

UNO Universal Organizer

                    

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 Related Links in
OnlineGrammar.org:

  2. Process & Focus 

  3. Thinking & Reading

13. ESL/NNS/TESOL

14. Free Readings

 

                

Updated 26 Aug. 2013

  

   

 

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