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By Stephen Bailey

Ideal for in a foreign country scholars learning at English-medium faculties and universities, this sensible writing path allows overseas scholars to satisfy the necessary general of writing and use a suitable kind for essays, assessments and dissertations. Newly revised and up to date to incorporate additional workouts and fabric urged through academics and scholars, Academic Writing explains and demonstrates all of the key writing talents and is perfect to be used within the school room or for self sustaining examine. helpful at each level of a tutorial occupation and past, this integral publication features:

  • different kinds and codecs from CVs and letters to formal essays
  • a specialise in accuracy
  • coverage of all levels of writing, from realizing titles to checking your work
  • essential educational writing talents corresponding to right referencing, summarising and paraphrasing
  • diagrams and perform routines, entire with answers.

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In America. 4. The form as . . . . . . as can be used to stress similarity: British letters are nearly as expensive as Japanese letters. It can also be used for quantitative comparison: German letters are twice as expensive as American letters Also: half as/three times as/etc. 5. Note the variety of forms possible: German letters are more expensive than French (ones/letters). (least formal) Letters in Germany are more expensive than (those) in France. 58 Part 2: Elements of Writing The cost of sending a letter is higher in Germany than in France.

In Japan. Spanish letters are . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . German letters. American letters are. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . letters in Britain. Letters in Germany are . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . in America. 4. The form as . . . . . . as can be used to stress similarity: British letters are nearly as expensive as Japanese letters.

The development in the medical field is an example; vaccines and antibiotics have saved many lives. Take Japan, a country with few natural riches, where most of the land is mountains, but it is now one of the strongest countries economically. c) The natural poverty of Japan has, in fact, been overcome by education and it has become one of the most important countries in a short period of time. a) This sentence repeats the idea in the first, but doesn’t add anything new. b) Not clear how this section relates to the subject.

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