The Student Phrase Book

Author: Jeanne Godfrey
Editor: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 1137299797
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To write successfully at university you need to communicate your ideas clearly and effectively; imprecise or incorrect word use will lessen both the clarity and the credibility of your work. This book gives you an accessible 'way in' to words and phrases used in academic writing. It will help you to express your ideas, arguments and evaluations clearly and precisely, and to produce successful written work. The Student Phrase Book: • Presents over 1,000 mid- to advanced-level words and phrases common to writing across disciplines • Presents these words and phrases within the context of common writing functions and sentences so that you can see why and how they are used • Gives definitions and other important information for many of the words presented, concentrating on the words that most often cause problems • Explains the differences in meaning and use between commonly confused words • Shows you what other words surround the key word, so that you can use it with confidence • Is for anyone who is not totally familiar with writing at university, whatever their discipline or level of study

The Business Student S Phrase Book

Author: Jeanne Godfrey
Editor: Palgrave
ISBN: 1137587083
Size: 17,12 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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To write successfully in business – both at university and in the workplace – you need to communicate your ideas clearly and correctly; imprecise or incorrect word use will lessen the clarity and credibility of your work. This book gives you an accessible ‘way in’ to the words and phrases you will need to use in essays, case studies and reports. The Business Student’s Phrase Book: · Presents nearly 1,500 academic words commonly used across business and management · Shows you these words in the context of key writing functions and sentences from sample assignments so that you can see when, why and how words are used · Gives simple, clear definitions, concentrating on those words that most often cause problems · Explains the differences between commonly confused words · Identifies common mistakes in word use so that you can avoid similar errors in your own writing This is an essential companion for business students who seek to express their ideas, arguments and evaluations more clearly and precisely. Jeanne Godfrey has been teaching and managing in the field of English language and academic writing for over twenty years. She set up one of the first academic writing centres in a UK university and is a Teaching Fellow in the Language Centre at the University of Leeds, UK. She is the author of Writing for University, Reading and Making Notes, How to Use Reading in Your Essays and The Student Phrase Book.

The Dominion Phrase Book Or The Student S Companion For Practically Acquiring The French And English Languages

Author: P. J. Darey
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Writing For University

Author: Jeanne Godfrey
Editor: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 1137531886
Size: 11,71 MB
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This concise, handy guide demystifies academic writing, providing students with real insight into writing well at university. Direct and practical advice allows students to gain the confidence, knowledge and tools to hit the ground running from their first year of study. Well-presented, featuring lively illustrations.

The Dominion Phrase Book

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Somali English English Somali Dictionary And Phrasebook

Author: Nicholas Awde
Editor: Hippocrene Books
ISBN: 9780781806213
Size: 12,27 MB
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This book is very helpful for travellers to Somalia. Included in the book are vocabulary sections, a phrasebook, pronunciation, and a brief outline of the language's grammar rules and information on local culture.

Academic Writing Skills For International Students

Author: Siew Hean Read
Editor: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 1352003767
Size: 11,97 MB
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This user-friendly guide features examples of student writing and exercises throughout and will help you to develop your academic writing skills so that you can achieve the best possible marks. This engaging guide will equip students who are non-native speakers of English with the tools and confidence to respond effectively and appropriately to written assignments at university. It supports students in the development of essential writing skills, such as structuring paragraphs and building an argument, and provides practical guidance on adhering to the conventions of academic writing. It guides students systematically through a series of text analyses which bring out key linguistic and rhetorical features, making complex textual issues manageable and understandable for learners of all abilities. This is an ideal self-study aid for non-native English speakers, both on pre-sessional language courses and on degree programmes, who need to get to grips with the conventions of academic writing.

Writing Skills For Education Students

Author: Charlotte Barrow
Editor: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 1137610190
Size: 10,11 MB
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How To Use Your Reading In Your Essays

Author: Jeanne Godfrey
Editor: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 1137299800
Size: 20,30 MB
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A fundamental part of writing at university is using what you read in your work. Your lecturers may ask you to be critical, original and to put what you read into your own words. You will also be told not to plagiarise. What does all this actually mean? How can you use other people's work and still be original? How much of your essay should be about what you read? How do you make clear the difference between your own ideas and those that have come from your reading? What words and phrases should you use to introduce and comment on your sources? The fully updated and revised edition of this popular book answers these questions, and takes you through the complete process of using your reading in your writing. It also: • Uses real texts and examples of real student writing • Gives you nearly 300 key words to use when integrating sources into your work and practice in using them accurately • Looks at common mistakes students make to help you to improve your own correction skills and avoid making the same mistakes yourself How to Use your Reading in your Essays equips you with all the information, practice and confidence you need to use your reading effectively in your writing and to get the best marks possible for your work.

Reading And Making Notes

Author: Jeanne Godfrey
Editor: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 1137402601
Size: 12,51 MB
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Reading and making notes at university is different from studying at school and MA26. Common questions students have include: - what exactly do my tutors expect from me? - how do I decide what to read from a long reading list? - how can I make sure my notes will really help me produce excellent work? This practical pocket guide takes you through all stages of reading and note making, from different reading purposes to making the most effective use of your notes. Features include: - real university marking criteria, assignments, reading lists and texts - examples of common pitfalls to avoid when using notes in an assignment - new to this edition – an expanded 'Making Notes' section with even more text extracts and examples