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A writer"s guide to transitional words and expressions by Victor C. Pellegrino

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Published by Maui Arthoughts Co. in Wailuku, Maui, Hawaii, USA (P.O. Box 967, Wailuku 96793) .
Written in English


  • English language -- Rhetoric.,
  • English language -- Terms and phrases.,
  • English language -- Synonyms and antonyms.,
  • Transition (Rhetoric),
  • Report writing.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesTransitional words and expressions.
Statementby Victor C. Pellegrino.
LC ClassificationsPE1442 .P45 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination15 leaves ;
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2404109M
ISBN 10094504500X
LC Control Number87034726

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Transition words and phrases can help your paper move along, smoothly gliding from one topic to the next. If you have trouble thinking of a way to connect your paragraphs, consider a few of these top transitions as inspiration. The type of transition words or phrases you use depends on the category of transition . Transitional Words and Phrases One of your primary goals as a writer is to present ideas in a clear and understandable way. To help readers move through your complex ideas, you want to be intentional about how you structure your paper . Victor C. Pellegrino. Language Arts & Disciplines. A Writer's Guide to Using Eight Methods of Transition. A Writer's Guide to Using 8 Methods of Transition is a short guide designed for all writers. The eight methods of transition help writers . A Writer’s Guide to Transitional Words and Expressions by Victor Pellegrino A "red" hot book! A mini-thesaurus of the most useful transitional words and expressions, divided by category and bound in a tabbed page format, this may be the handiest writing reference .