Academic Skills through Cases in American Studies

Author: Екатерина Талалакина,Ирина Якушева

Publisher: Litres

ISBN: 5457821005

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: N.A

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‘Academic Skills through Cases in American Studies’ is aimed at ESL college students at the Intermediate-high through Advanced levels of language proficiency. It is designed around eight country-specific (U.S.) cases that develop academic skills tested on international exams. The book covers major topics in the areas of academic reading, speaking and writing. Thus, the targeted learning outcome is two-fold: 1) to explore topical issues in American studies and 2) to master key academic skills. The content of the articles in each unit is selected according to the language needs of students majoring in economics, sociology, political science, and the like.The book can be used both as a supplement to a course in American Studies or as a separate curriculum within an academic skills course.

CliffsNotes AP English Language and Composition, 4th Edition

Author: Barbara V Swovelin

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0544179609

Category: Study Aids

Page: 336

View: 6271


A new edition of the bestselling AP English Language from CliffsNotes Includes introductory chapters on the different question types you’ll encounter on the exam Features four full-length practice exams with detailed answer explanations and model essay responses

The Composition of Everyday Life, Brief Edition, 4th ed.

A Guide to Writing

Author: John Mauk,John W. Metz

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1111840547

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 688

View: 7912


Encouraging you to be an inventive thinker and writer, THE COMPOSITION OF EVERYDAY LIFE illustrates how the act of writing is connected to your daily life as it helps you rediscover concepts, uncover meaning, and rethink the world around you. The fourth e

CliffsNotes FTCE General Knowledge Test 4th Edition

Author: Jeffrey S. Kaplan,Sandra Luna McCune

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 1328961834

Category: Study Aids

Page: 408

View: 1810


The exam that all future teachers in Florida need to take—the FTCE General Knowledge Test—is being revised. Offered year round by appointment, the general knowledge test is required for every educational specialty. Chapter reviews are dedicated to the four subtests that comprise the test: • Essays • English Language Skills • Reading • Mathematics Included in the package are two model full-length practice tests to ensure success on test-taking day.

Graduate Admissions Essays, Fourth Edition

Write Your Way into the Graduate School of Your Choice

Author: Donald Asher

Publisher: Ten Speed Press

ISBN: 1607743221

Category: Study Aids

Page: 256

View: 6578


The fully updated fourth edition of the go-to guide for crafting winning essays for any type of graduate program or scholarship, including PhD, master’s, MBA, MD, JD, postdocs, DDS, DVM, Rhodes, Marshall, Fulbright--you name it. Based on thousands of interviews with successful grad students and graduate admissions officers, Graduate Admissions Essays deconstructs and demystifies the ever-challenging and seemingly more impersonal application process for getting into graduate and scholarship programs. The book presents 50 sample essays in a comprehensive range of subjects, detailed strategies that have proven successful for some of the most notoriously competitive graduate programs in the country, as well as sample letters of recommendation, essays for residencies and fellowships, and postgrad applications.

How to Get Into the Top Law Schools, 4th edition

Author: Richard Montauk

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781440632457

Category: Education

Page: 608

View: 7716


Richard Montauk, a savvy admissions insider, demystifies the application process and provides the tools to ace every step. Based on interviews with dozens of admissions officers, Montauk delivers a candid view of what leading law schools look for in an applicant. He also gives applicants solid advice on developing marketing strategies, writing winning essays, maximizing financial aid, and assessing and upgrading credentials to better match that ideal profile.