World War Z
Introduction to World War Z and Brooks
World War Z is a different sort of zombie book. While there are chapters dedicated to describing
the typical escape from the undead, it is a novel that is about our world, what we take for
granted, and ho
English 101 - Professor D. J. Ruiz
22 January 2017
Essay Two Draft
Quinton vs Millennials
Now, the world focuses on the millennial generation. According to NPRs article Amid
the Stereotypes, Some Facts about Millennials, the millennium
Essay 3: Brooks
Objective: Argue how a metaphor exists for a real-world social concern.
In other words: Show me what a zombie means.
Throughout the course, we have studied the issues, challenges, and questions that
life in American in the 2000s has create
Writing Guide: Close Reading
At the heart of an English class is the concept of Close Reading, the act of breaking apart a small
section of quoted material to reveal patterns, biases, complications, or symbolic meaning. Close
WORKSHOP 11 ORGANIC CHEMISTRY NAME: _
Organic chemicals are those where carbon or chains of carbon atoms form the backbones of the
molecules, with H atoms and other non metal atoms such as N, O, S etc at attached to the chain of
carbon atoms, called funct
Zombies represent a fear of illness, particularly highly contagious illnesses, in American
society as the media often inflates the fears of Americans about new illnesses. In the novel,
World War Z, half of the worlds population is killed and reanimated as
say + (that) + + ~
"say" that .
David said he was happy.
She asked me what time it was.
David said that he was happy.
David said me that he was happy.
tell + + (that) + +
He asked us how to get to the TTC station.
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Born in England in 1963, grew up in Ontario, Canada, and studied history at the University.
From 1987 to 1996, he was a reporter for the Washington Post's Department of Economics,
Table of Contents: Drafting Material for Unit 2
Prompt & Guidelines for Organization of Paper 2.2
RUBRIC (& possible Peer Review form) for Project 2.3
DRAFTING BODY PARAGRAPHS.4
Templates for Introducing all Three Authors.7
Expanding and Condensing Ideas
Noun clause, adjective clause, adverb
Phrases-Participial phrases, prepositional
society personalizes success is becau
The Gladwell Effect
By RACHEL DONADIOFEB. 5, 2006
"PEOPLE are experience rich and theory poor," the writer Malcolm Gladwell said
recently. "People who are busy doing things as opposed to people who are busy
sitting around, like me, reading and having coff
Both are storms.
Both hurricanes and
in or near water.
tornadoes can cause
be predicted to
ESL 8AMa/ /Practice In Class Exam (120 mins)
You have 120 minutes to read/write. Please follow the following tips
Spend at least 30 minutes reading and writing a summary for the reading.
Spend at least 10 minutes organizing your essay. Arr
ESL 8-Fall 2016
Ma-Persuasive Writing Language
Sample Essay 1
Read the following essay on your own. Underline or circle words that carry persuasion power.
To Tame or Not To Tame
ESL 8 Fall 2016
Ma Sample Body Paragraph
Sample Paragraphs for Comparison Essay
Instruction: Read this paragraph out loud in your group. Together, check the boxes on the back
of this page.
(1) Named as two of the most important writers of the 21st Cent
ESL 8Fall 2016
Paraphrasing Methods: Reciting and Chunking
Paraphrasing Step by Step
After selecting a passage or sentence that you plan to use for supports in your own essay, here are the things that
you can do:
1. Think about th
ESL 8 Fall 2016
Ma-Out of Class Essay #2
Out of Class Essay Two-Assignment Guideline
To continue refining your composition skills and exploring topics raised in the Outliers, you are asked to use
comparison rhetorical mood to write an essay focusing on EI
Remember that anyone can publish anything on the Web, so you are responsible for evaluating the
quality of the Web pages you use for your papers and assignments. Here are some questions to use
to evaluate Web pages.
1. URL Look at t
The Best Classroom
A. The world is a smaller place
B. Peoples jobs are now depend on international connections
C. Thesis Statement: requiring students to study abroad for one semester
Body 1 : Argument 1: live and learn in
ESL 8 - Professor Thi Thi Ma
7th November 2016
Bickels family background
- Jewish immigrant
- Not blue eyes.
- Jewish immigrant
- With an accent
- Being the son of Solomon
- poor family background and Yett
despite the fact that S+V
in spite of the fact that S+V
the fact that
on the other hand
on the contrary
Gladwell has shown throughout the book, easily overlooked or unlikely factors can be the primary
determinants of success,
Our cultural legacies determine to some extent how we relate to one another.
Malcolm Gladwell shows in this Chapter 7, people have to
Feedback on essay one outline
1. Off topic (three reasons why society personalizes success) (evidence is not about how)
2. Unclear cause and effect points/language; unclear thesis statement (focus/points)
Our society tends to believe success is the result
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You can read a magazine while you are waiting.
My dog follows me wherever I go.
Because it rained, we didn't go to the beach.
Study hard if you want t
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advise that S + V
ask that S + V
agree that S + V
command that S + V
demand that S + V
desire that S + V
determine that S + V
insist that S + V
order that S + V
would prefer that S + V
propose that S + V
I get very good vibes from him.
serve on a farm / a jury
= be a member of
bear arms against
allegiance = loyalty
passage [ psd]
a secret underground passage
blocked nasal [ nezl] passage
a nasal ac
May 4, 2016
Jack I Admire Him
I admire people who do well what I dont do well, and I tend to follow them because I
want to do well like them. Jack is a right person. Jack is an important character in a movie of
Come See the Paradise. He