Writing for Success
Writing For Success
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Write six original sentences in which pronouns are used in a consistent manner. What
strategies might a writer use to ensure pronouns are used effectively?
Imogine and Riley play good with one another.
Everybody went home from work early today.
What is Social Security? Discuss how it fits into your retirement plan. There
are concerns that Social Security may have trouble paying full benefits in the
future. Why does this matter to you now?
Social Security is a government ran program that started
Refer to Section 11.1.3 in Personal Finance. List two ways to begin putting aside money
for investments. You can often save money by making small changes. Share one tip you
think may help save some money in the long-run.
Saving money is hard thing to do.
I dont think a zero-based budget would fit in to my debt management plan. It would
really freak me out if at the end of the month I had no money and that it went to
somewhere else. At the end of the month we put all the extra money that was not spent
You wanted me to write down things to keep you from leaving and getting your own apt. You
want me to try and remember things from the past. I dont remember everything from the past. I
do remember how much I love you. I remember when I asked you
Discuss what you learned about credit in general, and what type of information is in your
credit report. Be careful not to divulge confidential information about your credit; keep
the discussion to the general type of information found on a credit report.
Choose one of the signs of credit trouble listed on p. 145 of Personal Finance.
Explain how someone can try to improve this situation.
First thing that can be done to improve the situation of getting into credit trouble is to lower your
At what age do you hope to retire? How do you plan to incorporate your
retirement in your personal financial plan?
I would like to retire at the age of 65-70. Its more of a time frame then just a
set age. I invest in my companys 401 k plan and have a savi
Axia College Material
The Five Cs Worksheet
Directions: Identify the following factor descriptions to their corresponding C of credit.
The five Cs are listed below:
Your household cash
Axia College Material
Personal Financial Planning Worksheet
Directions: Based on your readings and discussions in class this week, answer the following questions
1. The process of creating a detailed plan to meet your financial need
I read paragraph two and four. Paragraph two was the most effective to read compared to the
fourth paragraph. The writer of paragraph two had wonderful use of rhythm and sentence variety.
The fourth paragraph hardly had any rhythm and was boring. The writ
What are two common mistakes a writer might make that could cause his or her writing to
be ineffective for readers? What steps might you take to avoid these mistakes early in the
writing stage, thereby communicating more efficiently and effectively?
Define repetition in writing and explain why it is important to avoid repeating words or
phrases when you create an academic essay.
Repetition in writing is using the same words or phrases repeatedly in the same essay.
Using the same words or phrases make
It is important to consider sentence variety and rhythm in your writing. Define sentence
variety and rhythm in your own words and explain how they interact in effective writing.
Sentence variety is where the writer uses different sentence structure and to
The Writing Process
1. THE WRITING PROCESS: HOW DO I BEGIN?
1. Use prewriting strategies to choose a topic and narrow the focus
If you think that a blank sheet of paper or a blinking cursor on the computer screen is a scary s
With the choice of renting or buying a place to live, people need to be able to understand the
good and bad of both. Even with tax benefits with home ownership, renting is better that buying
a home since it can take six years or more for home ownership to
What steps must be taken prior to writing an effective persuasive essay? How will those steps
contribute to the effectiveness of your final paper?
There are a lot of steps to writing an effective persuasive essay or any essays. There is prewriting
What steps are included in the prewriting phase of essay writing? How does prewriting affect the
success of an essay?
There are a lot of steps in prewriting that makes writing an essay much easier. First thing you
have to do in prewriting is chose a topi
As you polish your essay in preparation for your final project, which areas do
you believe you need to improve and how will you make those improvements?
The biggest area that I believe needs improvement is not overloading my essay with too many
How would overly biased writing negatively affect a persuasive essay?
Writing a totally biased writing can make the reader not trust what you are writing about. When
writing a persuasive essay the writer needs to make sure they put in the other side of th
When trying to find words or terms that they would need to have a definition in the paper
is to find out their target audience is. The writer would not want to define to many words or
terms if the target audience already knew the subject really well. The
By some estimates, housing in Seattle is as much as 80% more expensive than it would be
otherwise. Prices rose sharply during the boom and have fallen moderately hard since then, down
about 25%, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller index.
Renting a home is better than buying a home
When it comes to the choice of renting or buying a place to live, people need to be able to
understand the good and bad of both. Even with tax benefits with ho