Get Writing: Paragraphs and Essays

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Author : Mark Connelly


736 Pages  Paperback 

3rd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2010, 2007

©2013 , Published


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GET WRITING: PARAGRAPHS AND ESSAYS helps developmental students learn to think and plan before they write, and evaluate their own and others' writing, with a focus on critical thinking through features called "Critical Thinking: What Are You Trying to Say?" and "Revision: What Have You Written?" The... 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 to this Edition

NEW focus on thinking critically and revising your writing, with revised features "Thinking Critically: What Are You Trying to Say?" and "Revising: What Have You Written?"

NEW "Ten Minute Writing" practice within the "Exam Skills" features prompts students to practice writing with a time limit.

NE... more

Teacher Supplements
Get Writing: Paragraphs & Essays, 3rd: Instructor’s Resource Manual with Test Bank

Streamline and maximize the effectiveness of your course preparation.

Get Writing: Paragraphs & Essays, 3rd: PowerLecture CD-ROM with ExamView Test Generator

This easy-to-use CD-ROM provides a variety of teaching tools, including the Instructor's Resource Manual with Test Bank. PowerLecture also features ExamView® (Windows/Macintosh), an assessment and tutorial system that cover the skills and concepts presented allows you to create, deliver, and customize tests and ... more