WRITING BASICS - ESL: Composition Grading Overall balance...

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ESL: Composition Grading Overall balance of paragraph or essay Content ideas, information, details, coherence (keeping information flowing and tied together), unity (keeping to one overall topic) Organization thesis (main idea of essay), topic sentence, Mechanics grammar, spelling, punctuation, word choice (diction)
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ESL: Writing Structures Letters (=sound) Words Phrases noun phrase, verb phrase, prepositional phrase Sentences Subject + Verb + Object or Complement Paragraphs Topic Sentence + Supporting Sentences + Concluding Sentence Essay Introduction + Body + Conclusion Book, Journal
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ESL: Writing Structures SENTENCE Subject (John, …) Verb (hit, …) Object (transitive verb) “John hit the ball .” Complement (linking verb) “John is a child .”
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The Paragraph PARAGRAPH TOPIC SENTENCE SUPPORTING SENTENCES CONCLUDING SENTENCE TOPIC CONTROLLING IDEA
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The Paragraph TOPIC SENTENCE TOPIC CONTROLLING IDEA Birthdays in my culture follow many traditions.
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