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2. LANGUAGE ACTIVITIES: c) WRITING

ii) HELP WITH DIFFERENT GENRES


 

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The Writer's Guide - University of Victoria

scroll down for 'Types of Essays'

definitions & examples of:

  • expository
  • persuasive
  • informal
  • review
  • research
  • literary


Common Problems Writing Essays - University of Victoria
  • thesis statement
    organisation
    presentation

Writing argumentative essays

by Bill Daly

prepared by Bill Daly while working at the Victoria University of Technology, Australia

  • a course that aims to teach students how to write a short argumentative essay (approx 1,000 words)

  • extremely useful sections which include help in all areas: content, organisation, language

Specific Types of Writing - University of Toronto
  • book review & article critique
  • annotated bibliography
  • literature review
  • academic proposal
  • abstract
  • lab report
  • short report
  • exam essay (University of Victoria)
  • writing about poetry (University of Illinois)
  • writing about physics
  • writing effective Admissions letters
  • application letters & resumes
Rudner, Lawrence M. & William D. Schafer (1999)

How to write a scholarly research report

 
  • Practical Assessment, Research & Evaluation, 6(13).



 

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