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3/20/11 Next week: guest talk February 2: Edith Arbach, University of Ottawa library (on library research skills) Useful for creating a bibliography for your report.
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3/20/11 Leonardo da vinci’s mona lisa
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3/20/11 Leonardo da Vinci’s Reputed dying I have offended God and mankind because my work did not reach the quality it should have. 1519
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3/20/11 To fulfill your writing potentia l Integrate attentive reading into your daily schedule (even if only 10 minutes a day). Keep a reading journal and record new words, sentence structures and ideas.
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3/20/11 Looking for a topic? Browsing through science magazines can be inspirational for identifying a topic.
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3/20/11 Some science magazines Issues in Science and Technology (library has online) American Scientist (Q 1 .A58)
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3/20/11 Today’s lecture Problems with pronouns, adverbs, adjectives and modifiers Active and passive voice
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3/20/11 workshop Mock quiz (not marked): real quiz is next week: February 2 Study a recommendation article (about vaginal birth after Caesarean)
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3/20/11 Study the article to: Familiarize yourself with academic journal articles. Discuss how scientists go about making recommendations.
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3/20/11 engineering recommendation report Their sample compares 3 vehicles. Your report is supposed to be a research paper.
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3/20/11 If you’d like Write a recommendation report designed to help your reader choose between two products (for example: iphone and Blackberry) Refer to B&M as a model.
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3/20/11 otherwise Your report should be a research report about a scientific or technological subject, as described in the assignment instructions.
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3/20/11 Remember Do not simply summarize information. Make observations that show the reader that you understand the significance of the subject and have a
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3/20/11 For example If your report is on the challenges of defining internet addiction, do not simply describe the challenges. Tell the reader how you believe we should define (or not define) internet addiction.
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3/20/11 Modifier—definition A word or a group of words whose function is to add meaning to other ideas in the sentence (B&M 24).
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Modifiers add meaning Our company has bought a transceiver . Our company has bought a
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This note was uploaded on 03/19/2011 for the course ENGLISH 1112 taught by Professor Jennm during the Spring '11 term at University of Ottawa.

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