– [Sandra] Welcome to Community of Writers. I’m Sandra Shattuck, English faculty at Pima Community College and my guest today is Frankie Rollins, also full-time faculty english at Pima Community College. We’re gonna talk about writing today. I’m so glad you were able to come. – [Frankie] I’m so grateful to be invited. – Excellent.…Continue reading “Community of Writers” Frankie Rollins
Hi. I’m Rebecca from engVid. If you need to do the IELTS general exam, I’m sure it’s for a very important reason. Perhaps you’re trying to immigrate to another country, or get admission to a college program, or join a professional training program. Whatever your reason, I know you want to get the highest marks…Continue reading IELTS General: Writing Task 1 – 14 Top Tips!
Welcome back to engVid. Here we are with a writing lesson. We are looking at the skill of showing, not telling, and it’s going to transform your writing as long as you put it into practice afterwards. “Show, not tell. What’s he talking about?” When we’re writing we want to avoid simple statements that don’t…Continue reading Improve your Writing: Show, Not Tell
Hi. Welcome again to www.engvid.com. My name’s Adam. Today’s lesson is a little bit more advanced. It’s actually very useful for native English speakers as well, not only ESL learners. Today we’re talking about misplaced modifiers. Now, this is a very important grammar point, plus it’s also very, very important for those of you who…Continue reading Writing – Misplaced Modifiers
Hi, welcome again to www.engvid.com. I’m Adam. Today’s lesson is about the paragraph. It’s a writing lesson, and I want to show people what a paragraph is and how to construct one, what to do, what not to do so you can write very clear, very tight paragraphs. This is especially important for IELTS, TOEFL,…Continue reading Writing Skills: The Paragraph
Hi. Welcome to engVid. I’m Adam. Today’s lesson is an IELTS lesson, so as usual, I’ll be speaking a little bit faster than normal, give you a little bit of listening practice. And today we’re going to look at specifically the essay types, the types of essays you’re going to have to come across for…Continue reading IELTS Writing: The 3 Essay Types
REBECCA SATO: Hi. I’m Rebecca with ExpertVillage.com. And we’re going to talk about how everybody has to start somewhere as a writer. So don’t ever let anyone tell you that you’re not a writer. Did you know that the only qualification to become a writer is to decide that you’re a writer? That’s your qualification.…Continue reading How to Become a Professional Writer : Qualifications & Being a Professional Writer
Translator: Denise RQ Reviewer: Thipnapa Huansuriya There’s a few different versions – actually, many different versions – of learning styles. But probably the most common one that you’ve heard of, is that some of us are auditory learners, where we learn best by listening to things; some of us are more visual learners, where we…Continue reading Learning styles & the importance of critical self-reflection | Tesia Marshik | TEDxUWLaCrosse