Grammar paper - Lai Yin Win EN 101 Grammar Exercises RULES...

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Lai Yin Win EN 101 Grammar Exercises RULES FOR WRITERS Writing Practice – Section 1 (Page - 42) Exercise 4-1 - Quilt making has served as an important means of social, political, and artistic expression for women. In the nineteenth century, quilting circles provided one of the few opportunities for women to forge social bonds outside of their families. Once a week or more, they came together to sew as well as trade small talk, advice, and news. They used dyed cotton fabrics much like the fabrics quilters use today: surprisingly, quilters’ basic materials haven’t changed that much over the years. Sometimes the women joined their efforts in the support of a political cause, making quilts that would be raffled to raise money for temperance societies, hospitals for sick and wounded soldiers, and the fight against slavery. Quilt making also afforded women a means of artistic expression at a time when they had few other creative outlets. Within their socially acceptable roles as homemakers, many quilters subtly pushed back at the restrictions placed on them by experimenting with color, design, and technique. Repair Sentence Fragments (Page - 155) Exercise 19-1 a. Listening to the CD her sister had sent, Mia was overcome with a mix of emotions; happiness, homesickness, and nostalgia. b. Cortes and his soldiers were astonished when they looked down from the mountains and saw Tenochtitlan, the magnificent capital of the Aztecs. c.
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This note was uploaded on 11/11/2011 for the course MATH 180 taught by Professor Byrns during the Spring '11 term at Montgomery College.

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Grammar paper - Lai Yin Win EN 101 Grammar Exercises RULES...

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