Practice makes perfect, and that's exactly what English to the Max! has in store for you - 1,200 questions in reading, writing, and sentence completion to maximize your English skills. Whether it's preparing for English assessment or entrance exams, or just trying to improve your ability to perform well in the classroom or on the job, this book has it all. Targeted, topic-specific problems help you take command in the key areas of English, including:
- Punctuation, modifiers, subject-verb agreement, tense agreement, and antecedent-pronoun agreement - Sentence structure basics with pointers on identifying contextual clues - Individualized writing guidelines for three common essay forms: persuasive, expository, and narrative - Crafting first-rate introductory, supporting, and concluding paragraphs in essays
In addition to the maximum in multiple-choice English questions, each topic covered includes a detailed overview, as well as answer explanations with terms and short definitions for added clarity.
CONTENTS Introduction Chapter 1: Punctuation Power-Up Chapter 2: Agreement Chapter 3: Modifiers - Are Yours Misplaced or Dangling? Chapter 4: Sentence Sense Chapter 5: Building Paragraphs from the Ground Up Chapter 6: Acing the Essay Chapter 7: Writing Boot Camp Chapter 8: Literary Response Writing Prompts Chapter 9: Critical Reading Glossary