0000003754 00000 n 0000001613 00000 n startxref 15 16 This is the concluding paragraph for the essay in Paragraph Organisation 1, Worksheet 3, Exercise 3, ‘My favourite sport’. organization, grammar, vocabulary choice, etc.) It also includes a writing practice on Globalisation. PARAGRAPH ANALYSIS EXERCISE 1 Student name: Paragraphs to be analyzed: paragraphs 1, 3, 4, 5, and 6 in Figure 3.4, pages 52 and 53, Technical Communication, third Canadian edition (Note: The 6-part list on page 1 of the memo is part of paragraph 3; the three lines at the top of page 2 of the memo are part of paragraph 4.) If you write well-constructed paragraphs, then the reader/marker will … Group activity. Exercise 2 Which three paragraphs are introductory paragraphs (write IP) and which three are concluding paragraphs (write CP)? Analysis . On a separate sheet of paper, choose one of the examples of a proper thesis statement from this chapter (one that interests you) and form three supporting points for that statement. 0000002526 00000 n Introducing a four-day work week. Make sure your topic sentence expresses the main idea of the paragraph.Example: Miami is the perfect place to take a vacation. What's more, correction worksheets give students more practice identifying common grammar, spelling, and punctuation errors. 0000003447 00000 n Paragraph Analysis Exercise 1. Analyze the following complex sentences: 1. Paragraph Correction Worksheets. Exercise 5: Narrowing a Topic to Suit a Specific Audience. 0000001018 00000 n You use paragraphs to structure information in all of your exam and assignment essays and short answer questions. trailer It is always sunny and warm. 3. Select one of the following topics or choose a topic of your choice: Drilling for oil in Alaska. The beaches are gorgeous, with soft white sand and beautiful water. 4. After careful consideration of their needs, Jack and Jill went up the hill. Directions: 1. Other English exercises on the same topic: Journeys [Change theme]. Paragraph Analysis Exercise 2 Chapter 3: Narrative Paragraphs. Understanding the Topic Sentence. Three paragraphs are about: 1/3 Write a two-paragraph analysis about which of two artists Dante would have chosen to illustrate the Inferno.The first paragraph should explain Dante's overall purpose for writing the Inferno, based on what you've learned in the unit. Tick ( ) the correct information about concluding paragraphs. The second paragraph should go into detail about why Dante would have chosen one artist and not the other. 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Sometimes a writer will use flashbacks, flash-forwards, or dream/imaginative sequences to affect the usual flow of time in the story or to provide additional information. %PDF-1.4 %���� Charging airline passengers to use the in-flight bathroom. > Similar tests: - At the station - At the airport - Dialogue : At ... Find 10 mistakes in this text. x�b```f``���d|e�c@ >�r,`����8���`���>I�-K� F 8��$^(f`��z�iBJ�t�q톩L9����߀���3�4[ '�� 1. The classic arrangement of paragraphs in a text may be described as “linear” or time-based. Working in a group of four or five, assign each group member the task of collecting one document each. Read the paragraph repeatedly to have a full understanding of what is being conveyed by the paragraph. While not absolutely necessary, a hook can help your readers begin thinking about your main idea. Exercise 2. Exercise 1: Brainstorming. The added sentence upsets the unity of the paragraph by offering information that isn't directly relevant to the main idea (as stated in the first sentence) or to any of the other sentences in the paragraph. The last part of the course contains six paragraph analysis exercises. Correction exercises are valuable because they allow students to learn to proofread and edit. Do a complete analysis of the structure in the following sentences. Basic Paragraph Analysis: Corporate Social responsibility (CSR) (new for 2020) This worksheet provides a step-by-step guide to the key components of a paragraph. Body Paragraph Development and Revision Exercises The steps outlined below should be performed for EACH piece of research or supporting idea which you have selected for your research paper, formal essay, or in-class writing exercise. It analyses a basic paragraph on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) through structure, topic, cohesion, referencing and stance. In each exercise, you will read a paragraph which has a structure problem. 0000000889 00000 n 0000001135 00000 n Writing a Formal Paragraph. top. Language errors - analysis and correction exercises. Chapter 2: Writing Effective Paragraphs. When the rain stopped we set out for the next town where we had planned to stay the night. Consult the instructions given in Exercise 1. 3. Next Exercise. Paragraph Analysis. Exercise 1 Read the paragraph. First, a text about how to stop soring needs to be divided into p… Slideshare uses cookies to improve functionality and performance, and to provide you with relevant advertising. 0000000016 00000 n A hook might be an interesting fact or statistic, or a question to get the reader thinking. c) You should consider getting a good education. Where there is a will, there is a way. Using English for Academic Purposes. 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