Name: Elda loya
Student Id#: 21484192

The Writing Process, Part 1

1a. A trip to the ocean can be a relaxing escape from the everyday pressures of life.

1b. You should always be careful to avoid overexposure to the sun at the beach.

2. Spelling errors; grammatical errors such as punctuation; improper use of homophones
(“words which sound the same but are spelled differently and have different meanings”)
like their and there; staying Focused on topic.

3a. A cliché is an expression (frequently a metaphor or analogy) that has been used so many

3b. Because she tends to go on interminably when telling a story, we have to suck it up,
and not give her the opportunity to begin her tale.

4. Name and explain two types of prewriting.

1. Freewriting or brainstorming is a helpful component of prewriting; it involves writing down every idea and thought that comes to mind, when coming up with a topic you would like to write about and how you will go about it. Freewriting is like an unstructured outline, and once you determine the ideas you'd like to pursue, you can discard of all other irrelevant information.

2. Researching is another important component of prewriting. Once you determine your topic,you will obtain information from outside sources such as encyclopedias, the internet, books written on the subject, in...

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