Title Writing Skills: Methods and Practice
Subtitle
Author A.R. Kidwai, Sherin Shervani
ISBN 9789388653916
List price Rs 695.00
Price outside India Available on Request
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Binding Paperback
No of pages 128
Book size 171 x 241 mm
Publishing year 2019
Original publisher Viva Books Private Limited
Published in India by Viva Books Private Limited
Exclusive distributors Viva Books Private Limited
Sales territory Worldwide
Status New Arrival
About the book
  
 

Description:

Writing Skills is a highly innovative coursebook to develop and enhance the writing skills of the learners. The aim of this book is to equip the students with basic sentence writing skills leading to the ability to construct a simple paragraph. This book helps the learners to absorb writing techniques and gradually build upon their writing skills. It also aims to boost the confidence of the learners and help them gain writing skills for real-world situations. The content is relatable and easy to understand. It is beneficial for intermediate learners, corporate workers and teachers and is especially helpful for coaching and guidance. The concepts and exercises are repeated to give ample practice for improvement and to gain confidence to write independently.

Contents:

Acknowledgements

Introduction

Chapter 1: Playing Games: Indian Hockey (Sherin Shervani)

Chapter 2: Indian Cuisine (Amirullah Khan)

Chapter 3: Modern-day Grocery Stores: The Supermarkets (Amirullah Khan)

Chapter 4: A Day at the Museum: Salar Jung (Zainab Sarwat)

Chapter 5: Writing Letters (Shahzad Siddiqui)

Chapter 6: Folk Dances of India (Shahzad Siddiqui)

Chapter 7: Making Friends on Social Media (Faiz Zaidi)

Chapter 8: Planning a Trip (Faiz Zaidi)

Chapter 9: Online Shopping (Zainab Sarwat)

Chapter 10: Role of Family in Our Life (Sherin Shervani)

Chapter 11: Insomnia: The Modern-day Disease (Md. Sajidul Islam)

Chapter 12: Reading Literature in Modern Times (Md. Sajidul Islam)

About the Editors:

Abdur Raheem Kidwai is Professor of English and Director of the UGC Human Resource Development Centre, Aligarh Muslim University, and K.A. Nizami Centre for Quranic Studies, Aligarh Muslim University. He is also Director, English Access Microscholarship Programme of the American Centre at Aligarh Muslim University. His areas of special interest are: Literary Orientalism, Muslim Fiction, Lord Byron and English Translations of the Quran. His latest publications are The Holy and the Unholy: Critical Essays on Qaisra Shahraz’s Fiction; Criticism and Counter Criticism; Orientalism in English Literature: Perception of Islam and Muslims; Believing and Belonging: Critical Essays on British Muslim Fiction; Literary Selfies: Self Identity in Indian Muslim English Fiction and Images of the Prophet Muhammad in English Literature.

Sherin Shervani is a freelance ELT consultant, working as a content developer and teacher trainer with Collins. She is a subject matter expert with MeritTrac and teacher trainer with English Access Microscholarship Programme. Her areas of special interest are: English Language Teaching, Literary Orientalism and Muslim English Literature. She has published a book Tune In! Develop Your Listening and Speaking Skills.

Target Audience:

This book helps the learners to absorb writing techniques and gradually build upon their writing skills. It is beneficial for intermediate learners, corporate workers and teachers and is especially helpful for coaching and guidance.

 

 
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