How to Write an Essay

A Study of the Essay Writing Process

About the Book

What does it take to write a good essay? This book covers the basics of grammar, sentence construction, and paragraphs, and then outlines how to plan and write an essay. You will find writing prompts, vocabulary lists, and editing exercises (with suggested answers).

This text was written to accompany the online course of the same name, the first of two courses offered by College Writing Programs of the University of California, Berkeley through For students in the course, this book offers additional ways to practice writing, editing, and reviewing the materials. However, the materials here are independent of the course, and function as an effective study of the essay writing process.

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*** Note: This revised edition reflects the updated course content and is current from 2022.

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The Details

Published: August 25, 2022
Publisher: Wayzgoose Press
Pages: 90
Formats: EbookPaperback
ISBN-13: 979-8848260946ASIN: B00GET6R6M
Genres & Tropes
Education, Writing Essays, Distance Learning, Online Learning, English as a Second Language