Summary: Designed to create a structure of academic writing skills, Great Sentences for Great Paragraphs teaches the grammar needed for accurate sentence construction and the basics of paragraph development. Grammar activities and practice are taught in context through model paragraphs that provide authentic input regarding English composition and paragraph cohesion. More than 100 activities, plus journal writing and peer editing sheets, help students understand the types of ...show moresentences that make good paragraphs and give them the practice they need to gain confidence in their writing.
The text is divided into eight units, with two appendices. Each unit contains the following exercises: Scrambled Sentences; Writing Sentences About a Topic; Proofreading; Sequencing; Copying; Paragraph Analysis; Following Writing Advice; Grammar Practice; Writing; and Peer Editing. ...show less