MALAYSIAN UNIVERSITY ENGLISH TEST (MUET)
SCHEME OF WORK- PRE-U 1 2012
TERM 1: May – May 2012 (3 weeks)
|Week |Themes/Topics |Learning Skill |Learning Outcomes |Activities |T.Aids ...
An essay is a group of paragraphs that develops one central idea. The 3 parts of an essay are: 1). Introductory paragraph 2). The body paragraphs 3). The conclusion.
The introductory paragraph should introduce the topic, indicate generally how the topic is going to be developed, should be inviting and...
FRAMEWORK FOR ACADEMIC ESSAY :
Introduction: | ---Thesis statement: Topic:……………………………………………………. central idea:a) …………………………………..b) …………………………………..c) ………………………………….. |
1st body paragraph | Topic sentence: ~ Topic:………………………………………………………. ~ Controlling idea:…………………………………………………Supporting...
A GOOD ESSAY CONTAINS:
1. An introductory paragraph
2. A clear thesis statement
3. A body consisting of supporting paragraphs
4. A concluding paragraph
Step 1: Review Assignment
Read the assignment and be sure you understand what you are being asked to do. What topics
ENHANCING MUET PERFORMANCE
Mdm. Audrey Koh Sui Ean
B. Education (TESL) (Honours) UK
Writing carries 30%
* 2nd most important component
* Divided into 2 sections
* Section 1:
Report Writing (40 mins x 40 marks)
* Section 2:
Academic Essay (50 mins x...
Topic Selection and Thesis Statement
THUR. FEB. 20
Annotated Bibliography of Sources
(5 total – 5 marks each)
THUR. MAR. 20
Full Essay Outline
FRI. APR. 4
Final Essay Submission
(Containing Thesis, Annotated Bibliography...
English language assessment, including the Malaysian University English Test (MUET).
Taking into account the above considerations, the focus in Semester l is on developing general proficiency and preparing the students for the MUET. In Semester ll, the focus shifts towards English For Academic Purposes...
Things You'll Need
Examine the topic or subject of the essay. Take time to consider it, then choose a thesis or idea that is not only interesting to you, but is debatable. Write it down on a piece of scrap paper.
Open your introductory...
1 April 2008
How to Pass Your DLP Essays
The introduction needs to present the topic you will be discussing WITHOUT announcing it. In other words, show but do not tell. The intro should be relatively catchy and/or interesting. Remember, every...
contexts (specify culture you are analysing).
a) write a general statement about your findings that can be worked into a title for your essay, as well as a THESIS STATEMENT to be used in your introduction.
b)Apart from containing what your main argument will be, an introduction can indicate why the...
following elements in your research paper:
• Title page
• Introduction with a thesis statement
• Body paragraphs with supporting evidence, including in-text citations
• Reference list of citations containing at least three to five sources—at least two from the University Library
THAT clause containing the major assertion (thesis statement) about the work. Avoid the use of more
general words such as "writes" and "states." The THAT clause is designed to demand a complete statement:
a grammatical subject (the topic of the essay) and predicate (the claim...
MUET Writing 800/4 Question 2 sample answers for 350 word academic essay
Below are 4 samples of good essays... Band 4 or 5... Band 6 essays will demonstrate a much better command of linguistic fluency and accuracy as well as show more mature and critical thinking skills.
FYI: I'm sticking to my writing...
*This assignment has the potential to qualify for the literary magazine. Please review the Keystrokes link in our classroom or email me for more information.
Goal: To use brainstorming for writing a compare/contrast essay on a topic of your choice. To write a compare/contrast essay (with...
Thesis Statement Mini-Lesson
The purpose of this lesson is to provide students with a working definition of a thesis statement while also helping them acquire techniques that will aid them in constructing their own thesis statements.
List of Handouts
1. “Tips for Constructing...
teachers with the necessary information to follow similar marking procedures and to make similar decisions about the marks students receive on their essays.
Although the mark break down teachers use for their courses may vary slightly from assignment to assignment, in general, English 101 and English...
Critical Argument Analysis Essay
May 4, 2015
Critical Argument Analysis Essay
As a youth, I often wrote essays for school. Although writing isn’t my strong point, I recently have learned new skills and tactics to formulate decent articles. I also have learned...
Final Essay—Spring 2013
Directions: Choose one of the following essay prompts below. You will compose a five paragraph essay that contains the following:
* An introduction that contains an attention getter and a thesis statement (argument)
* Three body paragraphs each of them containing one supporting...
anythingChott's Words about 500-Word Essays
ESSAY FULFILLS ASSIGNMENT topic length
A basic requirement of any essay assigned in my classes is that it must fulfill the assignment: it must be on the assigned topic (or on one of the assigned topic options),...
The first time you refer to the author you should use his or her first and last name. Following the first reference, you should use his or her last name only. Never refer to an author by their first name only. This implies a certain personal relationship to the...
FORMAL & INFORMAL ESSAYS
|CHARACTERISTIC |INFORMAL ESSAY |FORMAL ESSAY |
|Author’s viewpoint |Usually first person |Usually uses third-person...
Persuasive Essay for To Kill a Mockingbird
What kind of an essay will you be writing?
This is an argumentative essay in which the writer chooses to defend one side of an issue. While defending your chosen stance, you will also examine different perspectives on the issue by discussing the complications...
4 DQ 1
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WEEK 4 DQ 1:
A good thesis statement helps guide the rest of your paper. Do you think this is true? Is it true of a poor thesis statement as well? Why?
1. Choose one aspect of the Cold War you have studied—the Truman Doctrine...
How to write an essay (guidelines)
I. The structure of an essay:
1. The introductory paragraph – tells the reader what the essay is about.
To write it you are to do the following:
a) Introduce the topic in general.
b) Narrow the topic down to focus more on the question.
c) Restate the question...
writing class, I came to know the pattern of an organized and a good essay. Before taking this class, I had several problems with organization of essay. My essay did not follow a professional pattern of essay writing. My essays were like free writing, because whatever I had in my mind, I wrote. Eventhough...
Writing an essay
Essays are not just exercises in research; they are also exercises in communication. Essays give you a chance to show what you can do: that you understand the question asked; that you understand the issues involved; and that you have done the appropriate...
Writing an essay
Essays are not just exercises in research; they are also exercises in communication. Essays give you a chance
to show what you can do: that you understand the question asked; that you understand the issues involved; and
that you have done the appropriate...
decision to hold the Olympic Games 2020 in Tokyo?
5 October 2013
Discursive Essay Outline
Essay question: Was it the right decision to host the Olympic Games 2020 in Tokyo?
Thesis statement: Although the ecological situation and safety problem are to...
Essay 2: Causal Analysis Argument about the Media
In Module/Week 5, you will write an approximately 1000-word (3–4-page) causal analysis essay in response to one of the following prompts:
Select an image(s) from an electronic source that exemplifies your position on the effect of...