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This book is particularly helpful for familiarising students with what tutors are looking for in writing at university, and what is meant by 'critical' writing. As well as perhaps obvious to teachers advice to avoid emotive language in essays, the book contains information on sentence structure and other aspects of grammar.
Yet the quality of her finished output speaks for itself. Ruth Hewston University of Worcester There are lots of books on correct usage of English, but where this book distinguishes itself from the rest is its focus on academic writing.
Booth et al. Just take it bird by bird.
This book teaches you how to select reliable sources, define your research questions, build arguments to support your claims, and create engaging introductions and conclusions. Michigan University Press.
Open University Press. Writing Academic English, Addison-Wesley, New York This book is a very popular classroom textbook for teachers, but it also has useful exercises that can be undertaken at home.