Cards in this guide (22)
What do you revise in global revision
you move entire chunks of writing around in your essay.
What do you not look for in the global revision stage
What is meant by a unified paragraph
A unified paragraph is one in which all sentences are closely
related to the topic sentence.
What is the purpose of the information that directly follows the topic sentence
Provides evidence or examples that support the topic
What should you do when you write your first draft
Just write, without any distractions
Which claim is true about the role of editing in the writing process
It happens after global revision of a draft. apex
Which of the following ideas from a brainstorming session would not be appropriate for an essay about medicine as a possible career path
My grandfather wanted to be a doctor.
Which of the following ideas from a brainstorming session would not be appropriate for an essay comparing Seattle and Washington D.C.
I hate Washington, D.C., weather.
Which of the following examples does not plagiarize the Anne Fadiman excerpt below
According to Anne Fadiman, there are two ways to love a book:
courtly love and carnal love (38).
Which is not appropriate for the thesis statement of an essay about a novel
What should you do before starting to write your rough draft
Where is a topic sentence located in a paragraph
Usually the topic sentence is the first sentence in a paragraph.
The topic sentence makes a statement about some topic and the rest
of the paragraph explains the topic sentence or gives examples of
the topic sentence.
For example if this was the topic sentence
There are three living species of Kiwi all of which inhabit New
Then this paragraph would probably tell us what the three
species are and where they live in NZ.
What is the correct definition of a topic sentence
The sentence in a paragraph that summarizes what that paragraph
is about apex:)
What change took place among working women in the early 1900s
A large number of women became secretaries or managers.
When you identify the source of an idea or a quotation what are you doing
What is something you would not review during global revision
Which of the-following passages effectively paraphrases the excerpt below Books wrote our life story, and as they accumulated on our shelves (and on our windowsills, and underneath our sofa, and on top of our refrigerator), they became chapters in it....
Books told a lot about our lives and what has happened during our lives.
Which of the-following could represent a compete citation for a magazine article with the following information Willet's Way, by Laura Fraser Cooking Light April 2007, pp. 152-163
Fraser, Laura. "Willet's Way." Cooking Light April 2007: 152-163. Print.
Locate the errors in the passage below. at which stage in the writing process should a writer target them
Which of the-following is an example of plagiarism
Paraphrasing someone's ideas carefully and not worrying about citation
Which of the-following are part of the prewriting stage of the writing process
Generating and organizing
Spot the errors in the passage below, and then identify what type of errors they are