Better Sentence Writing in 30 Minutes a Day (Better English by Dianna Campbell

By Dianna Campbell

Do your sentences run longer than a web page? Or do they hold within the air, expecting a subject matter, an item or a few punctuation to complete them off?

This easy-to-use advisor to condemn writing not just teaches you ways to beat run-ons and sentence fragments, but in addition the entire sentence building stumbling blocks encountered via somebody who must grasp (or re-master) the English language-all with no making you do a unmarried dreaded diagram! You'll research a sentence-combining method of writing that is going past assisting you stay away from mistakes by way of instructing you ways to create sound sentences with type and style.

You'll additionally find:
• transparent discussions of principles and techniques for stable writing.
• Easy-to-understand reasons and lots of workouts, from fill-in-the-blanks to reworking brief sentences into longer and extra swish combinations.
• a solution key in the back of the booklet to inspire you to paintings at your individual speed and cost your solutions as you go.
Even for those who can't spare half-hour an afternoon to profit how you can write outstanding sentences, Better Sentence Writing in half-hour a Day lets you customise your studying to take as low as 5 mins a day.

Just like its significant other publications within the greater English sequence, this e-book is simply what the instructor ordered!

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The selection mentions only two negative features. The treatment reduces strength slightly, and it makes fabrics slightly heavier than untreated fabrics. Only one of these negative features is offered among the answer choices. ○ ○ ○ (E) Does not wash out of the fabric ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ 24 ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ PART I: HIGH SCHOOL ENTRANCE EXAM BASICS ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ from the other ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ At the beginning of each SSAT testing session, you must write a 25-minute essay on an assigned subject.

Directions: The blanks in the following sentences indicate that words are missing. If there is one blank, only a single word is missing. If there are two blanks, a pair of words is missing. Choose the one word or pair of words that will best complete the meaning of the sentence as a whole. ○ ○ ○ The directions for ISEE sentence completion questions look like this: ALERT! ○ ○ Just as the name implies, sentence completions are “fill-in-the-blank” questions. ISEE sentence completion questions may have one or two blanks.

If ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ ○ (A) ○ ○ ○ 3 2 of a class is absent and of those present leave the room, what fraction of the 4 3 original class remains in the room? 13. If ○ ○ ○ ○ Here are four sample ISEE mathematics achievement questions. Try each of these on your own before you read the explanation that accompanies it. ○ ○ ○ Directions: Read each question and choose the best answer based on calculations in your head or in the margins of the test booklet. ○ ○ ○ ○ The directions for the mathematics achievement test look like this: ○ ○ ○ The mathematics achievement test consists of 45 questions, all of them of the standard multiple-choice type.

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