Language Essentials provides an integrated and meaningful view to grammar and writing.
Inside this book one will find great literature, both classic and contemporary, by a wide variety of authors. It also contains useful step-by-step study strategies for each selection, helpful background information, and activities that allow one to relate the literature to their own experiences and share their point of view.
When you open your EMC Masterpiece Series textbook, you will find great literature, both classic and contemporary, by a wide variety of authors. You will also find useful step-by-step study strategies for each selection, helpful background information, and activities that allow you to relate the literature to your own experiences and share your point of view.
The contents of this text are Part One--Genres in Literature: The Folk Tradition, Poetry, Fiction, Drama, Nonfiction, Informational and Visual Media; Part Two--Themes in Literature: The Search for Self, What is Talent?, Relationships, Courage and Perseverance, Journeys and Visions of the Future; Part Three--Language Arts Survey: Reading Resource, Writing Resource, Language, Grammar, and Style Resource, Speaking and Listening Resource, Study and Research Resource, and Applied English Resource, etc.
This book expounds on the importance of applied English-- How to write different types of letters, proposals, memos, business letters, projects, etc.
This textbook contains great literature; both classic and contemporary, by a wide variety of authors, step-by-step study strategies for each selection, helpful background information, and activities that allow one to relate the literature to their own experiences and share their point of view.
This contains sections on the short story, plays, poetry, and the novel, as well as sections on film, writing a research paper and other types of literature-based composition. The book is full of exercises and contains numerous student sample essays.
The Guided Reading program in this EMC Masterpiece Series book gives you tips before, during, and after you read each selection. Read on for a description of the features you will find in your textbook.
EMC Write in Reader helps the readers to interact with reading selections as it guides them through the reading strategies,-- reading tools that aid you to get the most out of your reading materials
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