The Macmillan Reader
Longman, 2002 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 562 pages
Featuring the same superior teaching apparatus and thought-provoking selections as its widely-praised parent text, The Longman Reader, Brief Edition is an all new, shorter, more portable alternative to the best-selling, rhetorically-organized original, The Longman Reader (formerly titled The Macmillan Reader ).
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Figures of speech — nonliteral, imaginative comparisons between two basically
dissimilar things — are another way to enliven descriptive writing. Similes use the
words like or as when comparing; metaphors state or imply that two things ...
Much of our time goes to buying new things, deal- development ing with the
complications they create, and working madly to buy more things or pay for the
things we already have. Topic sentence - We devote a great deal of our lives to ...
Unfortunately, many of the things about which blacks make this 12 assumption
are things that do not contribute to their career success — except for that handful
of the truly gifted who can make it as entertainers and athletes. And many of the ...
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THE READING PROCESS
ETHICS AND MORALITY
THE WRITING PROCESS
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