ISBN13:978-0838430040 ISBN10: 083843004X This edition has also been released as: ISBN13: 978-0673388605 ISBN10: 0673388603
Summary: Combines traditional approaches to composition with process writing through step-by-step explanations, exercises, and strategies.
Edition/Copyright:3RD 90 Cover: Paperback Publisher:Little, Brown and Company Year Published: 1990 International: No
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1. GIVING INSTRUCTIONS
How to Feel Comfortable at an American Dinner Party
How To Make a Good Impression at a Job Interview
How to Use a Copy Machine
How to Get to Arlington National Cemetery From the White House
2. TELLING WHAT HAPPENED: OBJECTIVE REPORTING
Ice Causes Accident
Rain Causes Accident
The First Manned Flight to the Moon
A Historic Event
Independence Day in Middleburg
3. ANALYZING BY CAUSE AND EFFECT
Why Blake College is Popular
Why Croft College is Unpopular
Why Sandra Miller is Not Healthy
Why Bob Adams (or Someone You Know) is Healthy
The Causes of Famine
4. COMPARING AND CONTRASTING
My Two Brothers
Two Houses for Sale. Two Items for Sale and Two Apartments for Rent
Amount of Carbohydrates in Foods
Amount of Protein in Foods
Careers and Noncontact Sports
The Uses of Cattle
6. DESCRIBING A MECHANISM OR A PROCESS
An AM/FM Radio
The Human Respiratory System
A System or Machine
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