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"Is writing simply a gift to a few, or is it a skill we can teach? In a world of instantinformation, sound bites, and split-second video images, how can we teach students to appreciate the beauty of prose and, even more importantly, to develop and sustain their own thoughts in a coherent piece of writing?" In answer to this question, this site provides advice on Taking the Lead which offers twenty types of opening paragraphs. Vocabulary development is offered throughout other sections such as... More
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Date Added to MERLOT: May 25, 2000
Date Modified in MERLOT: February 18, 2010
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Language: English
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