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Text Types 2nd Edition A Writing Guide for Students

By: Anne Townsend and Anne Quill

Price: $16.95  $9.95

Publisher: Australia, Farr Books: 2012

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 9780987304278

ISBN: 0987304275

Condition: New


Text Types: a writing guide for students provides a clear reference tool for students, teachers and parents to understand 30 different types of written texts, both literary and factual.This larger format Second Edition has been updated and expanded in the variety of text types and examples included. Examples presented and analysed include many electronic texts. According to the Australian Curriculum: English, students in years 7 to 10 are expected to plan, draft and publ... View more info

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Text Types 3rd Edition A Writing Guide for Students

By: Anne Townsend and Anne Quill and Phillip Oostenbroek

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Australia, Farr Books: 2018

Edition: Third Revised Edition

Seller ID: 9780170419307

ISBN: 0170419304

Condition: New


This comprehensive guide is a unique tool for improving writing skills, and presents imaginative, informative and persuasive texts to meet the requirements of the Australian Curriculum. Text Types: a Writing Guide for Students 3rd Edition provides examples of each text and clear directions about how to write each one. The scaffolding and modelling necessary for the development of writing skills is presented to students, by reviewing over 30 different types of written tex... View more info

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The Academic Essay: How to Plan, Draft, Write and Edit 2E Revised

By: Derek Soles

Price: $33.95

Publisher: UK, Studymates: 2005

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 000629

ISBN: 1842850652

Condition: New


This book is a step-by-step guide to all the stages of writing an academic essay. The first part deals with gathering, evaluating and organising information; the second how to write effective introductions and concluding paragraphs, and the final section how to revise and edit your work. Full of practical tips and advice gleaned from years of experience as a tutor on the receiving end of essays, this is essential reading for every student in full- or part-time education ... View more info

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Senior Text Types 2nd Edition A Writing Guide for Students

By: Elli Housden

Price: $26.50  $19.95

Publisher: Australia, Farr Books: 2013

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 9780170257411

ISBN: 017025741X

Condition: New


Senior Text Types: A Writing Guide for Students has been fully revised to provide a ready reference tool for students, teachers and parents to assist in the production of over 30 different types of written texts. Each text type is presented in a double page format, with one page analysing the structure of the genre and the second page presenting an example of the text. This presentation provides the scaffolding and modelling necessary for the development of writing skill... View more info

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Senior Text Types 3rd Edition A Writing Guide for Students

By: Elli Housden

Price: $27.95

Publisher: Australia, Farr Books: 2018

Edition: Third Revised Edition

Seller ID: 9780170419314

ISBN: 0170419312

Condition: New


Senior Text Types: A Writing Guide for Students is a full colour third edition with new and updated text types and activities. The comprehensive guide is a reference tool for improving writing skills and presents over 30 different types of written texts to senior students. Each text type is presented in a double page format, with one page analysing the structure of the genre and the second page presenting an example of the text ' this presentation provides the scaffoldin... View more info

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Other Words: A Thesaurus for Young Writers 2nd Edition

By: Leigh Tonks

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Australia, Macmillan: 2008

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 9781420265019

ISBN: 1420265016

Condition: New


A Thesaurus for Young Writers. Other Words will assist young writers to express their thoughts and feelings accurately in writing. It will extend their vocabularies and develop their confidence as writers. It is the ideal first thesaurus, with extensive wordlists in alphabetical orders by keywords commonly used by young students. Features: * a clear and lively collection of words * fun cartoons to inspire creativity * index and simple cross-references * appendixes wit... View more info

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Thinking on the Page: A College Student's Guide to Effective Writing

By: Martha Schulman and Gwen Hyman

Price: $29.95

Publisher: USA, Writer's Digest Books: 2015

Seller ID: 002139

ISBN: 159963869X

Condition: New


Take Charge of Your Writing--and Dazzle Your Instructors! It can be a challenge to achieve writing excellence, but it doesn't have to be mysterious, and it's definitely not impossible. To present powerful ideas effectively in your college essays, you need to break away from rigid rules and structures and start thinking on the page. With this book, you'll learn how to actively engage with a text, analyze it, draw informed conclusions, and then make solid claims about what... View more info

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Critical Thinking Skills For Dummies

By: Martin Cohen

Price: $28.95

Publisher: UK, For Dummies: 2015

Seller ID: A1237

ISBN: 111892472X

Condition: New


Turbocharge your reasoning with Critical Thinking. Just what are the ingredients of a great argument? What is the secret to communicating your ideas clearly and persuasively? And how do you see through sloppy thinking and flim-flam? If you’ve ever asked any of these questions, then this book is for you! These days, strong critical thinking skills provide a vital foundation for academic success, and Critical Thinking Skills For Dummies offers a clear and unint... View more info

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Oxford School Spelling, Punctuation, and Grammar Dictionary

By: Oxford Dictionaries

Price: $29.95

Publisher: UK, Oxford University Press: 2013

Seller ID: 9780192745378

ISBN: 0192745379

Condition: New


With a clear, colour layout to make it easy to navigate, the book is in two parts. The first part is a reference section of simple rules, tips, and examples to help students spell, punctuate, and write correctly in school, in exams, and at home. This divides into three sections - Spelling, Punctuation, and Grammar. The second part is an alphabetical word list of common tricky words, with inflections, but no meanings. This list highlights, using analysis from the Oxford C... View more info

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How to Write What You Want to Say about Visual Images

By: Patricia Hipwell and Lyn Carter and Georgina Barton

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Boolarong Press: 2017

Seller ID: 9781925522501

ISBN: 1925522504

Condition: New


This guide provides students of all subjects with the language that they need to write about a variety of visual images. It gives inexperienced writers a starting point to say what they want to say using language that mature writers use. View more info