Download Academic Writing: A Handbook for International Students by Stephen Bailey PDF

By Stephen Bailey

Ideal for in another country scholars learning at English-medium faculties and universities, this useful writing path allows overseas scholars to satisfy the necessary regular of writing and use a suitable sort for essays, tests and dissertations. Newly revised and up to date to incorporate additional routines and fabric recommended through lecturers and scholars, Academic Writing explains and demonstrates the entire key writing talents and is perfect to be used within the school room or for self reliant examine. priceless at each level of an instructional profession and past, this vital publication features:

  • different kinds and codecs from CVs and letters to formal essays
  • a concentrate on accuracy
  • coverage of all phases of writing, from knowing titles to checking your work
  • essential educational writing talents similar to right referencing, summarising and paraphrasing
  • diagrams and perform routines, entire with answers.

Show description

Read Online or Download Academic Writing: A Handbook for International Students PDF

Similar rhetoric books

The Rhetoric of Fiction

The 1st variation of The Rhetoric of Fiction remodeled the feedback of fiction and shortly grew to become a vintage within the box. essentially the most everyday texts in fiction classes, it's a normal reference element in complex discussions of ways fictional shape works, how authors make novels obtainable, and the way readers recreate texts, and its options and terms—such as "the implied author," "the postulated reader," and "the unreliable narrator"—have develop into a part of the traditional serious lexicon.

Fundamentals of Critical Argumentation

Basics of severe Argumentation offers the fundamental instruments for the identity, research, and assessment of universal arguments for rookies. The booklet teaches through the use of examples of arguments in dialogues, either within the textual content itself and within the workouts. Examples of debatable felony, political, and moral arguments are analyzed.

Textos y discursos de especialidad: El espanol de los negocios

Los angeles relevanc? a y el ? mpacto de los discursos y textos persuasivos e instructivos usados por empresas y organizaciones fueron ya se? alados por Trist? n Tzara a princ? p? os del Siglo XX. Desde entonces hasta hoy en el volumen de los mismos no ha hecho m? s que aumentar y extenderse. Encontrar? el lector en este n?

Reagan and Public Discourse in America (Studies in Rhetoric and Communication)

Participants: J. Jeffery Auer, Jeff D. Bass, Jane Blankenship, Robert J. Branham, DeLysa Burnier, Robin Carter, David Descutner, G. Thomas Goodnight, James Jasinski, Deborah ok. Johnson, Janette Kenner Muir, Catherine Helen Palczewski, W. Barnett Pearce, Michael Weiler, Marilyn J. younger

Extra info for Academic Writing: A Handbook for International Students

Example text

E) The new type of train reduced the journey time to Madrid from seven hours to three hours 20 minutes. f) 15 of the students studied law, eight finance and three engineering. g) The numbers applying to this department have risen from 350 last year to 525 this year. 72 Part 2: Elements of Writing 5. Re-write the following sentences to present the data in a simpler way. a) The population of the European part of the former Soviet Union is declining rapidly. It is forecast to fall by 18 m to 220 m in 2025, and to drop to 140 m by 2100.

D) fresh fruit/health . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . e) television/important . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4. Read the following text and underline the generalisations. Li Pang is a Chinese student studying architecture in Manchester. He enjoys the style of teaching as well as the cosmopolitan lifestyle the city provides.

On video, audio and computer equipment. They spend 40% b) . . . . . . on books and newspapers, while casinos, in third place, are c) . . . . . . popular d) . . . . . . lotteries or recorded music. Americans spend e) . . . . . . more on theme parks than f) . . . . . . video games, and the cinema, in ninth place, is nearly g) . . . . . . popular as spectator sports. The h) . . . . . . amount of money is spent on racecourse betting. 8 Nationality Language 9.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.05 of 5 – based on 7 votes