Advanced Written Expression - Years 8-10

  • Brand: Howard, P
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(Written by Howard, P)

  • Most of the exercises are self-corrective and designed to give practise in improving sentence structure, vocabulary, spelling, style and recognition of literary terms.
  • Contents: a simple word is best,
  • the word "thing",
  • agreement of verbs,
  • case of pronouns,
  • spelling demons,
  • sentence beginnings,
  • wordiness,
  • active and passive voice,
  • proof reading,
  • correcting faults in style,
  • verb moods,
  • using other words,
  • a letter applying for a job,
  • capital letters,
  • preposition + verb = noun,
  • check your plurals,
  • using commas,
  • using correct prepositions,
  • shades of meaning,
  • similes and metaphors,
  • precise writing,
  • circumlocution,
  • medical terms,
  • ambiguity,
  • more consistency of tense,
  • pronouns and antecedents,
  • verb + preposition = noun,
  • words made from various compounds,
  • apostrophe,
  • using commas,
  • punctuation,
  • abstract expressions,
  • words that can be confused,
  • the paragraph,
  • some literary terms,
  • one word instead of many,
  • correct form of a verb,
  • parallel construction,
  • dangling modifiers,
  • paraphrasing.
  • Answers.
Grade/s 8-10  |  64 Pages  |  180 Grams