Writing talk (5th ed )

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* EVERY UNIT ENDS WITH UNIT TEST, UNIT TALK-WRITE ASSIGNMENT, UNIT COLLABORATIVE ASSIGNMENT, UNIT WRITING ASSIGNMENT, & PHOTO WRITING ASSIGNMENT FOR THIS REASON IT IS ONLY LISTED ONCE IN UNIT 1

PART 1: GETTING STARTED

UNIT 1: The ESL Student and the Native Speaker

Differences Between a Native and an ESL Student

Pronunciation

Homonyms

Context

Grammar

Idioms

The Importance of Speaking and Writing Well

  • Unit Test
  • Unit Talk-Write Assignment
  • Unit Collaborative Assignment
  • Unit Writing Assignment
  • Photo Writing Assignment

UNIT 2: Myths About Writing

Myths About Writing

Standard English

UNIT 3: How to Start Writing

Freewriting

Keeping a Journal

Brainstorming

Clustering

The Topic Sentence

PART 2 THE SENTENCE

UNIT 4:The Basic Sentence

Subject and Verb

Kernel Sentences

Sentences Worded as Questions

Prepositional Phrases

Action Verbs and Linking Verbs

Helping Verbs

Verbals

Compound Subjects and Verbs

UNIT 5: Building Sentences

Dependent and Independent Clauses

Three Basic Sentence Types

Sentence Variety

UNIT 6: Avoiding Non-Sentences

Sentence Fragments

Avoiding Sentence Fragments

Run-on Sentences

UNIT 7: VERBS-An Overview

Twelve Tenses

Present Tense Endings

Past Tense Endings

Problems with -ing verbs

Difficult Verbs: Be, Have, Do

Helping verbs

UNIT 8: Regular and Irregular Verbs

Regular Verbs

Irregular Verbs

Problem Verbs: Lie/Lay, Sit/Set, Rise/Raise

Lie/Lay, Sit/Set, Rise/Raise: Does It Really Matter?

UNIT 9: Subject-Verb Agreement

Do, Does, Doesn't, Don't, Was, Were, Wasn't, Weren't

Indefinite Pronouns

Phrases Between a Subject and Its Verb

Sentences...