FACULTY OF ENGINEERING
TECHNICAL LANGUAGE GEN 002
Second Term 2012
Assignment 4: Chapters 4-6
Using Different Sentence Structures in your writing make your writing more
effective. What are the four basic types
1- Define the paragraph and explain the different kinds of paragraphs.
- A paragraph is a group of sentences about a topic which are connected
to each other.
- Kinds of paragraphs:
a. The descriptive paragraph: The writer describes a person, a process, or
1- Using different sentence structures in your writing make your writing more
effective. What are the four basic types of sentences? Give an examble sentence on
-Types of sentences:
>Simple (one independent clause) -> "The technicians soon disc
SYSTEMS ENGINEERING LABORATORY
DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING
THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN
ANN ARBOR. MICHIGAN 48109
1 July 2001
National Aeronautics And Space Administration
Langley Research Center
Hampton, Virginia 23365
1- To have a good oral presentation you must know your audience, give
example for some questions you need to ask your self about your audience to
help you in your presentation.
-What are their positions?
-What are their personal preferences?
1- When writing a report, what questions do you ask your self to to focus on your
-The questions are:
>Do I want to provide information without necessarily expecting any action on
the part of my reader(s)?
>Do I want to obtain permission, infor