You are writing an essay explaining the similarities and differences between alligators and crocodiles. Which organizational form would be best to choose?
order of importance
cause and effect
comparison and contrast
Which of the following steps in the writing process would be best to take first?
constructing a Venn Diagram
understanding the writing prompt
editing and revising
Which of the following is generally not a purpose for writing?
Which of the following is not true of formal and informal language?
Formal language generally uses complex sentence structure, while informal language contains simple sentences.
Formal language generally includes broader vocabulary, while informal language uses simple vocabulary words.
Formal language generally uses slang, while informal language avoids slang.
Formal language generally maintains proper grammar, while informal grammar only loosely follows grammar rules.
Which of the following is true of a draft?
It should reflect hard work done in the planning process.
It must follow your outline exactly.
It must be perfect, without informal language or grammatical errors.
It must include an introduction that is written last.