Academic writing and grammar for students / Alex Osmond.
By: Osmond, Alex.Material type: TextSeries: Sage study skills: Publisher: Los Angeles ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE, 2013Edition: 1st ed.Description: xi, 201 pages ; 26 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781446210901; 9781446210918.Subject(s): Academic writing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Dissertations, Academic -- Authorship -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Academic writing | Dissertations, Academic -- AuthorshipGenre/Form: Handbooks and manuals.DDC classification: 808.0428
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Introduction: the aims of this book and how to use it -- Basic conventions of academic writing -- Basic grammatical concepts -- Putting sentences together -- Putting paragraphs together -- Critical thinking and referencing -- Conciseness and clarity -- Common mistakes and how to deal with them -- Proofreading effectively.
This guide shows students how to use academic English grammar and punctuation. The author identifies common grammar mistakes and how to avoid them, making extensive use of examples and advice from tutors from a range of subjects.