GET WRITING: SENTENCES AND PARAGRAPHS is a flexible textbook that meets the needs of a variety of developmental writers including those in career and community as well as four-year schools, and those for whom English is a second language. GET WRITING gives students the opportunity to acquire skills ... more
"Strategies" and "Steps for Writing" boxes provide numbered lists to guide students in planning, writing, and revising their work.
"Writing at Work" documents and professional essays are used to illustrate how writers use patterns of development in the workplace.
"Chapter Goals" open each chapter ... more
NEW focus on skills of critical thinking and revising is reflected in the features now called "Critical Thinking: What Are You Trying to Say?" and "Revising: What Have You Written?", which encourage students to evaluate and edit their own writing.
NEW "Exam Practice" exercises help students practic... more