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Writing in English: A Course Book for Caribbean Students - 2nd Edition

Writing in English: A Course Book for Caribbean Students - 2nd Edition

Level: Post Secondary

Series Title: Writing in English: A Course Book for Caribbean Students

Subject: English

ISBN: 978 976 637 369 6

Pages: 631

Age Group: 15 - 18 years

Published: 2012

Writing in English is widely used across the Caribbean in English Language and Communication Studies at the upper secondary school level and for English Language courses at colleges and universities. This new volume addresses new topics and covers computer jargon as well as technological developments and how they affect language and communication today. There is a new section on Argument, language and its varieties, the various modes of discourse as well as the process of writing.

Authors

Hazel Simmonds-Mcdonald
is the Pro-Vice Chancellor and principal of the University of the West Indies Open Campus. She also writes poetry and fiction as a hobby and has published in both genres.
Peter Roberts
is a retired Professor of Creole Linguistics at the University of the West Indies
Linda Fields
is currently teaching English at Broward College

Key Features

  • Topics covered include Exposition. Diction, Grammar and documenting research

  • Strategies that build critical reading and writing abilities

Look out For:

  • Essay Questions
  • Extracts
  • Sample Answers
  • Peer review activities