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Writing Talk free pdf For courses in Developmental Writing at the sentence or sentence to paragraph level, and paragraph or paragraph to short essay level. This text is based on the authors' belief that a person can become a better writer by using their speaking/listening skills. If you can speak, you can funnel that response into writing. It offers full coverage of the writing process, patterns of development, grammar and mechanics and usage. This new edition focuses on superior variety and quantity of exercises.

About Anthony C. Winkler

Anthony C. Winkler was born in Kingston, Jamaica, and educated a1000t Mt. Alvernia Academy and Cornwall College in Montego Bay, Jamaica. In 1962, he came to the United States to attend school, and received an A.A. from Citrus College, and a B.A. and M.A. from California State University at Los Angeles. For seven years, he taught as a part-time evening college instructor while working full time as a book representative first for Appleton Century Crofts, and then for Scott, Foresman. Winkler began collaborating with Jo Ray McCuen-Metherell in 1973, and became a fulltime freelance writer in 1976. He is the author of numerous textbooks, trade books (including Bob Marley: An Intimate Portrait by His Mother) and screenplays (including The Lunatic, based on his second novel). He lives in Atlanta with his wife and two children. Jo Ray McCuen-Metherell was born in Belgium and grew up in Europe, coming to the United States for her college education. She received her B.A. from Pacific Union College and her M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Southern California. While working on her doctorate, Jo Ray was hired to teach English at Glendale Community College, from which she retired in 1996. A chance meeting in 1973 with Tony Winkler, who was a college textbook sales representative, led to a partnership that has produced fifteen coauthored textbooks used at colleges and universities across the country. "I have reached the place," says Jo Ray, "where I have difficulty remembering what I've said in what book." Jo Ray has one son, David Cotton, a perinatologist at Wayne State University. When not revising her textbooks and writing new ones, Jo Ray enjoys traveling, reading, opera, snow skiing, and tennis.

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Author : Anthony C. Winkler
Publisher : Prentice-Hall
Data Published : 10 May 2002
ISBN : 0130978639
EAN : 9780130978639
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 562 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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