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    necessary effort to their studies. On the other hand, there are more causes for students to obtain poor grades. The chief reasons for students not to get the grades they want can be different issues such as: punctuation rules, vocabulary and grammar. Punctuation rules are causing so many difficulties for students. It is a big challenge for people who are learning English especially if they do not study and review the rules for each case. “There is one particular error that is very common, students quite often are in the habit of running…

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    definition, Michael’s eyes were firmly fixed on the ceiling, trying desperately to recall the information, but there was complete silence in the room. The silence eventually broke when the teacher gave the definition. Nevertheless, the inability to answer that question did not deter Michael from raising his hands several times. At one point, he gave two incorrect answers, followed by two correct answers. Such as, he read “ill” for “I’ll” and “hide” for “hid.” As a child that loves basketball, it…

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    organized. To help her organize her thoughts and retell the story in sequence, I will introduce her to sequencing words. Using sequencing words such as first, second, third, next, after, in the beginning, middle, and at the end will help her organize her thoughts about what she has read and then orally express using these words. The strategy that I will use to improve Ina’s writing is introducing her to punctuations. I will introduce punctuations makes, give her examples of how to use them and…

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    Living in a city is something most people struggle with at some point in their lives, though must struggles aren 't beautifully crafted into poems. "Love Lies Sleeping" is a poem written by Elizabeth Bishop was written in 1936 and later published in 1938, while living in New York. The poem about Bishop looking out of the city from her window, taking in all of the little details. It has an odd form, consisting of 15 stanzas, each with two long lines followed by two shorter ones that are…

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    how to just write though I am a girl who normally has plenty to say. Once I finally got started another problem soon arose, it had been so long since I had to put anything down on paper that my mind was unaware of how to properly write a paragraph let alone an essay if I had too. There were words that would come to mind that I couldn’t remember how to spell so I would end up changing how I was saying something or what I was saying. There were moments where I’d put words down and then stare at…

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    The recent update for the Aims OWL is a large improvement from its former boring and hard-to-look-at state. It is much easier for beginning users to navigate throughout the site as well as locate wanted information. There is a new home page which includes all six topics for writing in large colored boxes which makes it easier for students to find certain topics such as “Grammar & Punctuation.” Each section of each topic is filled with many bulleted points containing more information about that…

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    At this point I saw that he wasn’t closing the parentheses either, just leaving them open. Thus making everything in the first paragraph except the first few words in parentheses. I don’t think people often play games with punctuation purposely, they just overuse or incorrectly use it. I don’t believe punctuation is as common knowledge as it used to be. People sometimes even just use it as a filler to make it appear as if there essay is longer than it actually is. Purpose No matter what…

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    "No, no," said the full stop. The writer lifted the flap, pulled the tab to slide the punctuation mark into place, and ended another sentence with a question mark. The Soulless Man The Soulless Man left the city and sat on the far side of the hill. His mind was as sad as night. No light could dispel the gloom. And he cried, "Lead me to salvation." The earth opened her mouth and swallowed him. The earth was void and darkness was upon the deep. How great the darkness! A long thin hand…

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    word groups and helps us to form simple sentences. For more colorful sentences, the “Working with Words” and the “The Mechanics of Writing,” courses show how common prefixes and suffixes can be added to a word to modify its meaning, how to make subject and verb agree in number, where to add apostrophes to make nouns possessive, when numbers should be spelled out or written in numerals, and how to avoid common spelling mistakes. “Let’s eat grandma!” or “Let’s eat, grandma!” The difference in…

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    author, feels about war by way of a picture. Creating emotion does not only mean creating emotions of sadness for the audience though. I try to convey an emotion of happiness an excitement in an email to my friend in England. “But how are u?! I haven 't talked to u in a long time!” This example shows how I used exclamations points to get an emotion across. This might be a simpler way to show an emotion, though I found it quite effective in getting emotion across. This piece of writing is more…

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