Conference Prep Worksheet
Bring this completed worksheet to your conference.
1. Sketch any drawings or write any words that you will need to describe to your audience
2. How long do you believe writing this information on the boar
Homework Due Today
Complete short writing sample. Upload a copy to Assignments on SS and bring
a hard copy ready to submit in class on Wednesday, 3/30.
Read and annotate the reading below:
Davis a town of understated genius
April 4 t h
Below are additional symbols that you may see on your paper:
cs ~ comma splice
Frag ~ fragment
ww ~ wrong word
vc ~ verb choice
Cap. ~ capitalize
lc ~ lower case
WHAT IS A CLAUSE?
Clause ~ a clause ha
In a paragraph, compare and contrast the
person you are today with the person you
were three years ago. What are the major
changes in yourself? What has stayed the
same? And why have or havent you changed?
An Item or C
Description and use/importance of
an item or concept in your field
Exercise 23 Error Correction
Exercise 2 Using the Present
Write a paragraph in response to ONE of the prompts below.
Write about a problem you are
facing personally or that you have
faced recently. Explain what the
problem is/was, including the
possible causes, and how it is/was
affecting you. Then, suggest
possible solutions to th
March 28th, 2015
Daily Class Folder
Materials will be presented mainly on PowerPoint and
each PowerPoint will be posted in a Daily Class
Folder on SmartSite under Resources. The folders
are arranged according to the date
You have been asked to give some advice to
people who would like to visit your country of
origin for the first time for a two-week period.
What suggestions do you have for them?
For example, what do you think they mig
LIN 25 Spring 2016
Oral Presentation #2
Presentations will be on May 16& 18
Length: 8 minutes + two questions
Conducting a mini lecture of a term in your field
The goal of this presentation is to build upon your Defining a Term presentation in or
October 2, 2014
Creating Standard Formatting
In standard formatting, the first line of every paragraph is indented, which is what
you see in the beginning of this paragraph. To make an indentation either hit the tab key
once or hit the sp
Steve Jobs introduces the iPad
Thanks for coming today. Good morning. Thank you all for coming today.
We wanna kick off 2010 by introducing a truly magical and revolutionary product today. But before we get
Read the following sentences and scrutinize whether the commas used are correctly used or not. If
incorrectly used, edit the sentences to have the correct comma usage. Also, add correct comma
usage where commas are needed.
For detailed explanations, see Owl Purdue Conciseness https:/owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/572/1/
Concision is the elimination of unnecessary words in writing. It aims to create precision in meaning wh
D AY 7
SUBJECT VERB OBJECT
English is a SVO (Subject-Verb-Object) language.
Doing the action
receiving the action