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About the author:
Born and educated in Hong Kong, Stephen Lau had taught at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University for many years prior to his immigrating to the United States. Now he lives in Cleveland, Ohio.
Stephen Lau received his bachelor's degree from the University of Hong Kong. His training in the teaching of English as a second/foreign language included a diploma from SEAMEO Regional English Language Center in Singapore, and a linguistics qualification from the University of Cambridge, UK.
For more information, go to: http://www.stephencmlau.com
EFFECTIVE WRITING Made Simple
Effective writing is a lifelong communication skill. To master this skill, useful information is needed. But information is useful only when you can apply it to your writing. It is the application of useful and appropriate information that makes a difference in learning effective writing skill, and it is what this book is all about.
Learning effective writing requires four easy steps. You need to find out what to do in order to write well. The next step is to do it. Strangely enough, many people know what to do, but they don't do it. Then, you need to make sure that you are doing the right things when you write. The last step is to practice and practice writing until you become confident and proficient in your writing.
This book provides you with guidelines and the right information, including basic grammar, correct sentence construction, effective use of words, paragraph development, style and usage, with many examples and illustrations to show you how to write well.
- Publication Date:
- 1489576487 / 9781489576484
- Page Count:
- Binding Type:
- US Trade Paper
- Trim Size:
- 6" x 9"
- Black and White
- Related Categories:
- Language Arts & Disciplines / Composition & Creative Writing / General