Write in the Middle: A Guide to Writing for the ESL Student

  • AUTHORS: Connie Shoemaker; Doug Larson
  • ISBN-13: 9780030222979 
  • 212 Pages  Paperback 
  • 2nd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 1989
  • ©1998     Published
  • Level(s): Intermediate
  • List Price = $ 52.95 | College Wholesale (Net) Price $39.00
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About The Product

Designed for students who are "right in the middle" between the guided writing necessary for beginning ESL students and the independent writing assigned to college and university students, WRITE IN THE MIDDLE helps students express their ideas in writing and develop patterns for thinking and learning. WRITE IN THE MIDDLE blends a strong process approach to writing with proven product-oriened techniques.


  • The text includes student compositions -- many of which demonstrate the various stges of the writing process -- written at levels that are achievable and in styles interesting to students of varied cultural backgrounds.
  • Each chapter ends with revision exercises, suggestions for journal-writing topics, and additional composition ideas.
  • The final chapter features a thorough treatment of paraphrasing and summarizing essential skills for the college-bound student writer.

About the Contributor

  • Connie Shoemaker

  • Doug Larson